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Dec. 30, 2015

Breitbart Opinion: Time to Restore Patent Property Rights, by James Edwards

This post originally appeared on Breitbart News on December 30, 2015.

A great place to start restoring this property right would be with administrative postgrant review proceedings.

This would seem a no-brainer for conservatives, who typically claim that private property and the “original intent” of the Founders in constitutional matters are fundamental tenets of America’s organizing document. Conservatives often espouse property rights as being one of the self-evident, inalienable rights the Creator has endowed to each person and that our Constitution secures for each American citizen. In fact, it’s the only right the Constitution itself grants.