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Response to SecularMotion (Original post)

Tue Aug 25, 2015, 08:43 PM

2. It's a tax that directly targets the lawful exercise of a constitutional right.

Poll taxes were one such punitive tax. So was the tax on printer's ink that was struck down by SCOTUS in Minneapolis Star & Tribune Co. v. Minnesota Commissioner of Revenue, 1983.

http://law.jrank.org/pages/12734/Minneapolis-Star-v-Minnesota-Commissioner-Revenue.html

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