The right to petition is more important than the right to vote. However, Federal judges violate civil rights by deciding cases (petitions) 1) cert denied without opinions, 2) with unpublished opinions, and 3) juries no longer are sole arbiters of law.
An inventor files his claim for patent infringement In theory, the court must decide an inventor's patent infringement claim. In practice courts find patent invalidity without deciding the patent infringement claim.
Petition for Certiorari Denied Without Opinion – Patent Case 93-1518
Affirmative Defenses Trump Patent Claims and raise questions of a court's jurisdiction to decide patent claims without violating jurisdictional statutes for the infringement of patents.
Petition for Certiorari Denied Without Opinion – Patent Case 98-1972.
9th Cir-Affirmed subject to pre-filing review order-Not for Publication-Federal Patents Confiscated Under California State Laws – Court Waives Third Party Lien on Patents.Was the 9th Circuit interested in justice or in using rules to protect corporate interests? Even when the lower court jumped the law?
What the Constitution gives, law takes. Law, as written by special interests and enacted by the legislature guts the Constitution. Recently, the Supreme Court has stated that the 5th Amendment constitutional principle matters. There is now some hope that reforming the law to effectuate the supreme law of the land is possible.