Archives for May 27, 2011

A case where Christian civil disobedience may be necessary

I cannot find out easily the current legal status of the entirety of Oklahoma House Bill 1804 that, among other things, made it a felony to give transportation or shelter to illegal immigrants. When the bill was passed by the state legislature, the Roman Catholic bishop of Tulsa declared that he would have to become a criminal if the law were implemented.  (It was immediately appealed and the appeals were denied and then portions of the law ruled unconstitutional, etc., etc.  So I don't know … [Read more...]