LA County cancels church’s parking lot lease amid pandemic dispute                   

After Los Angeles County failed for a fourth time during the current pandemic to convince a judge to shut down indoor services at a popular Christian megachurch, the county is moving to evict the congregation from a parking lot it’s been using … Continue reading LA County cancels church’s parking lot lease amid pandemic dispute                   

Undignified Obama: What an ex-president’s inflammatory and hateful nominating-convention address was made of

Last night Barack Hussein Obama gave what was probably the most undignified, inflammatory, hateful nominating-convention address of a former president in the history of the United States. “This administration has shown it will tear our democracy down if that’s what … Continue reading Undignified Obama: What an ex-president’s inflammatory and hateful nominating-convention address was made of

California megachurch wins in court, resumes indoor services despite lockdown order

A state judge in California put Gov. Gavin Newsom’s emergency order from July prohibiting indoor church services during the coronavirus pandemic on hold after a Los Angeles-area megachurch filed a lawsuit. The decision comes as thousands of Christians in the state … Continue reading California megachurch wins in court, resumes indoor services despite lockdown order

Minnesota churches chafe at mask mandate, sue governor for overreach

Three Christian churches and churchgoers in Minnesota filed suit in federal court Aug. 13 against Gov. Tim Walz for his pandemic-related executive orders mandating social distancing and the wearing of face masks during in-person religious worship services. The plaintiffs in the … Continue reading Minnesota churches chafe at mask mandate, sue governor for overreach

Supreme Court blocks lower court order easing Oregon signature-gathering requirements

The Supreme Court temporarily blocked a lower court ruling Aug. 11 that would have made it easier for a group that advocates for redistricting reform in Oregon to collect signatures during the current pandemic. It’s the latest emergency order by … Continue reading Supreme Court blocks lower court order easing Oregon signature-gathering requirements

Trump heroically defies a lawless Supreme Court: The court’s ruling on young illegals is an abomination that must not stand

President Donald Trump is quietly turning a stinging defeat at the Supreme Court over an illegal amnesty for hundreds of thousands of young illegal aliens into what could end up being a victory for the Constitution and the rule of … Continue reading Trump heroically defies a lawless Supreme Court: The court’s ruling on young illegals is an abomination that must not stand

Supreme Court overrules judge’s order requiring inmate social distancing, daily temperature taking in Orange County, Calif.

The Supreme Court voted 5–4 to pause a federal judge’s order requiring jails in Orange County, California, to enforce inmate social distancing and other hygienic practices. The ruling in the case cited as Barnes v. Ahlman was issued late Aug. 5, and continues the … Continue reading Supreme Court overrules judge’s order requiring inmate social distancing, daily temperature taking in Orange County, Calif.

Chief Justice John Roberts: protecting the institution or his own legacy?

News Analysis Although portrayed as a conservative jurist for years, Chief Justice John Roberts has not behaved on the Supreme Court bench as his early supporters expected. Roberts was appointed by President George W. Bush, but distrust of him by conservatives and constitutionalists goes … Continue reading Chief Justice John Roberts: protecting the institution or his own legacy?

Trump says GOP will sue to halt Nevada mail-in voting and ballot harvesting

(This is an updated version of an earlier article.) President Donald Trump vowed Republicans would take legal action against sweeping changes in Nevada election law rushed through the Democrat-controlled legislature over the weekend. The changes would allow widespread voting-by-mail as well as so-called ballot harvesting in … Continue reading Trump says GOP will sue to halt Nevada mail-in voting and ballot harvesting

Trump urges GOP to sue over Nevada mail-In voting, ballot harvesting

President Donald Trump urged Republicans to take unspecified legal action on Aug. 2, hours before Nevada’s Democratic-controlled Legislature rushed through sweeping changes allowing voting-by-mail and ballot harvesting in the Nov. 3 election. Nevada is considered a battleground state. The Silver State, which … Continue reading Trump urges GOP to sue over Nevada mail-In voting, ballot harvesting

Activists challenge voting methods in Virginia, Maine in federal court

Lawsuits challenging voting practices in the battleground states of Virginia and Maine they claim are unfair were filed in federal courts over the past week as the Nov. 3 presidential election draws nearer. In the 2016 election, Democrat Hillary Clinton won 49.7 percent of the … Continue reading Activists challenge voting methods in Virginia, Maine in federal court