But there is no procedure, at all, in the U.S.
constitution for a state to secede.” In Texas v.
White in 1869, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that states cannot secede.
“It’s extremely unlikely California could secede, legally or otherwise.” he said.
Is it possible for California to secede from the US?
The Supreme Court ruled in Texas v. White in 1869 that no state can unilaterally leave the Union. Secession would require a US Constitutional amendment approved by two-thirds majorities in the US House of Representatives and Senate,; then ratification by 38 state legislatures.
Should California be its own country?
Voters In 2021 Could Decide If California Becomes Its Own Country. SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Californians may vote in 2021 about whether our state should become an independent country. If the initiative is approved by a majority of voters, it would require the Legislature to declare our independence from the United States.
Does California want to split from the US?
The California State Senate voted on June 4, 1965, to divide California into two states, with the Tehachapi Mountains as the boundary. To be effective, the amendment would have needed approval by the State Assembly, by California voters, and by the United States Congress.
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