View Insurrection Act Background. Ok folks, this is a very special article. The act provides a statutory exception to the posse comitatus act of 1878, which limits the use of military personnel under federal command for law enforcement purposes within the united states.
§ 254 requires the president to first publish a proclamation ordering the insurgents to disperse. The resulting insurrection act of 1807 has been used and altered several times since then for various reasons. (cnn) president donald trump threatened monday night to invoke the insurrection act of 1807 law and take the unusual step of deploying active duty us soldiers to police us streets.
The collection of statutes now known as the insurrection act provides the president with the authority to employ active duty military against u.s.
If he does not enact the insurrection act, america will likely go through the worst purge in world history resulting in a deagel predicted 200 million american deaths. A few days ago i ran a poll asking if you think president trump should declare the insurrection act and implement martial law to save the election and the country. If he does not enact the insurrection act, america will likely go through the worst purge in world history resulting in a deagel predicted 200 million american deaths. Whenever there is an insurrection in any state against its government, the president may, upon the request of its legislature or of its governor if the legislature cannot be convened, call into federal service such of the militia of the other states, in the number requested by that state, and use such of the armed forces, as he considers necessary to suppress the insurrection.