foreign laws amendment http://apr.org en Ballot Question Could Add Foreign Law Protections http://apr.org/post/ballot-question-could-add-foreign-law-protections <p></p><p></p><p>In a swift-moving late-night session, the Alabama Legislature approved a bill that will put a Constitutional amendment in the hands of the voters.</p><p>If passed, the amendment would prohibit the state from recognizing laws of other states in making legal decisions if they violate the public policy of Alabama. Further, it would prohibit applying foreign law in violation of the rights of citizens.</p> Wed, 22 May 2013 00:01:54 +0000 The Associated Press 30846 at http://apr.org Ballot Question Could Add Foreign Law Protections