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Forum: Legal Affairs 05 July 2007, 03:13 PM
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Posted By Lainie
I already did, on page 1, but here it is again....

I already did, on page 1, but here it is again. ;) Link (http://supreme.justia.com/constitution/amendment-01/16-jehovahs-witnesses-cases.html). These decisions, however, apply specifically to...
Forum: Legal Affairs 02 July 2007, 05:50 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
I know their missionaries are everywhere, I just...

I know their missionaries are everywhere, I just wasn't sure how many "homegrown" ones there were.
Forum: Legal Affairs 02 July 2007, 04:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
That's the official name of the organization....

That's the official name of the organization. "Mormons" is a nickname. Most Mormons call themselves LDS.



The Latter Day Saints are the followers of Joseph Smith and their...
Forum: Legal Affairs 02 July 2007, 04:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
I'd be very surprised if they weren't Mormons. ...

I'd be very surprised if they weren't Mormons.



Or they sent them somewhere else and backfilled with North American imports.
Forum: Legal Affairs 02 July 2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
Interesting tidbit from my mother, who was still...

Interesting tidbit from my mother, who was still going door-to-door well into her 80's: She has always said that the people she meets are friendlier and warmer during the holiday season. The first...
Forum: Legal Affairs 02 July 2007, 02:56 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
Were they wearing white shirts and plastic name...

Were they wearing white shirts and plastic name tags? I know that Mormons send "missionaries" to foreign countries, and North America has, I'm sure, the highest concentration of them.

Are there...
Forum: Legal Affairs 30 June 2007, 12:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
They keep records of their activity. I suppose...

They keep records of their activity. I suppose some of them might jot down "don't knock at this door for a while." They probably will come back eventually in case you move, or have a change of heart.
Forum: Legal Affairs 29 June 2007, 05:12 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
I briefly distributed those free newspapers. If...

I briefly distributed those free newspapers. If you call the company that's sending them out, they'll mark your address as "do not deliver" and the carrier will skip you.
Forum: Legal Affairs 29 June 2007, 03:33 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
They're probably all coming from the same Kingdom...

They're probably all coming from the same Kingdom Halls, no matter how many you have in your community. Each congregation has an assigned territory that's divided into sub-territories. And they will...
Forum: Legal Affairs 29 June 2007, 02:16 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
I meant it wouldn't apply if they came back a...

I meant it wouldn't apply if they came back a year later, or a month later.

As for signs, are we talking about a No Trespassing sign or a No Soliciting sign?



JW's consider themselves...
Forum: Legal Affairs 29 June 2007, 01:36 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
Maybe, if they came back five minutes later. If...

Maybe, if they came back five minutes later. If they were told to leave and refused to, that would be trespassing.
Forum: Legal Affairs 28 June 2007, 09:16 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 195,472
Posted By Lainie
I don't know the law in Canada, but in the US,...

I don't know the law in Canada, but in the US, the Supreme Court has repeatedly ruled against muncipalities who tried to restrict door-to-door activity in their communities.

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