Following a federal judge’s decision overruling the state’s ban on gay marriage, over a half a dozen anti-gay bills have been proposed by members of Oklahoma’s state legislature. Three of these bills were proposed by Rep. Sally Kern, who once described homosexuality as being “more dangerous” than terrorism. Let’s take a look at them, shall [...]
One has to wonder if the South Carolina senator fears that gay marriage will lead to polygamy. Polygamy isn’t a right straights have, either. Please “like” us on Facebook Now read this:Alabama’s Chief Justice Urges Governor To Defy Ruling Overturning Same-Sex Marriage Ban (Jan 27, 2015) No Jail Time For Woman Who Cut [...]
Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore says Alabama judges are free to defy a federal judge's ruling striking down the state's same-sex marriage ban. Is he right on the law? Legal scholars disagree on the answer.
Hearings are underway in the Senate Judiciary Committee for U.S. Attorney General Nominee Loretta Lynch, whom Obama nominated as a replacement for departing Attorney General Eric Holder. This morning Lynch was confronted by a question from Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC),...
Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) got down to the nitty-gritty in the Senate Judiciary confirmation hearings for Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch, asking Eric Holder's potential replacement to explicate the constitutional difference between gay marriage and polygamy.
As we reported earlier this week, Alabama's first and only openly gay state legislator Dem. Rep. Patricia Todd took to Facebook over the weekend to fire back at politicians alleging that gay marriage would erode "family values" should it become...
Throwing Shade #77: The Bachelor & Ga... 15:56 This week, Bryan tried dumpster diving for the first time and then watched The Bachelor and Erin watched Cats stone-cold sober. What a week. Also, Alabama wants to ban not just gay marriages...Show More Summary
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has recently endorsed a plan to pass a federal amendment allowing states to ban gay marriage should the US Supreme Court strike rule against such laws.
In a move viewed skeptically by legal experts, the socially conservative chief justice of Alabama's Supreme Court on Tuesday encouraged judges in his state to ignore a federal ruling last week striking down its ban on gay marriage. Justice...Show More Summary
Some Republican strategists have been selling themselves on the myth that if the Supreme Court settles the issue of same-sex marriage nationwide this summer, Republican presidential candidates will get off the hook of having to answer marriage equality questions on the campaign trail. They can simply say, "It's settled law," goes the thinking. Show More Summary
Via the Washington Post: If you thought everyone in the LGBT community wanted gay marriage, you would be wrong. It's much more nuanced than that. A new chart from Pew, based on 2013 data, shows that 7 percent of LGBT Americans said they oppose same-sex marriage. Show More Summary
Alabama State Rep. Patricia Todd was totally psyched when a federal judge overturned her state’s outdated ban on gay marriage. She was less impressed, however, by the way some officials reacted to it. Specifically, House Speaker Mike Hubbard said that it was “outrageous when a single unelected and unaccountable federal judge can overturn the will [...]
In a decision that cited her previous ruling striking down Alabama's ban on same-sex marriage, District Judge Callie V.S. Granade ruled in favor of another same-sex couple, James Strawser and John Humphrey, once again declaring the state's ban on same-sex...
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When one time Governor and News host Mike Huckabee first ran to be his party’s presidential standard bearer, the Governor had this to say about the type of judges he appointed to the bench during his years atop the Arkansas government: “You know, I looked for people who embodied those very things I just mentioned. A […]
Eesh. Were she just some sort of moral crusader who ran on a platform of righteous values and then went around exposing all such incidents she definitively knew of, that would be one thing. But this is a fit of...
State Rep. Patricia Todd doesn’t want to stand by while so-called “family values” politicians oppose gay marriage while not respecting their own. Please “like” Liberaland on Facebook Now read this:Republican State Senator Says He Shouldn’t Have DUI Charge Because He’s In Office (Jan 25, 2015) Joni Ernst’s Family Received Hundreds Of Thousands In Farm Subsidies [...]