Kim Davis has issued a statement about her refusal to obey a court order to do her job, and I’m going to go through all of it: “I have worked in the Rowan County Clerk’s office for 27 years as a Deputy Clerk and was honored to be elected as the Clerk in November 2014, [Read More…]
Leap-frogging on the back of Bryan Fischer, the Liberty Institute’s Matt Barber took to twitter to claim that Kim Davis, a woman with full rights denying a minority a government service to which they’re legally entitled, is a modern day Rosa Parks: A modern day Rosa Parks… https://t.co/RBVBLMzeOC — Matt Barber (@jmattbarber) September 1, 2015 [Read More…]
Bryan Fischer, who runs a radio show for the American Family Association, has compared allowing families to legally form (which you’d think a “family” organization would be all about) to the mass murder of an entire class of people based solely on their inherent properties (like race or sexual orientation): I support Kim Davis like [Read More…]
I can’t recall the last time I saw the wheels of justice move this swiftly. This does not bode well for Kim Davis: Rowan Co. Attorney Cecil Watkins says a hearing in contempt charge against Davis is scheduled for Thursday at 11a.m. — Mike Wynn (@MikeWynn_CJ) September 1, 2015 Remember, ol’ Kim is going back [Read More…]
I have a feeling that it’s about to be Kim Davis day here on this blog. The ACLU has filed a contempt of court motion against her, part of which points out that she… …has, in fact, violated a definite and specific order of this Court. Because Davis cannot show either that she is unable [Read More…]
BREAKING: This morning Kim Davis defied the Supreme Court, again refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses.
Last night the Supreme Court denied Kim Davis’ final appeal, leaving her with no further legal recourse. The Liberty Counsel unsurprisingly had lost another case, leaving Davis’ legally bound today, just like every other day, to do her job and issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples. Again, she has refused: Invoking “God’s authority” in a [Read More…]
In an event that surprised absolutely nobody who doesn’t believe in miracles (and, frankly, plenty who do), the SCOTUS has declined to let Kim Davis waste their time: My reaction: Swift and emotionless, and yet still more than she deserves. This means… God could’ve rushed to Kim’s defense. After all, she was doing his work, [Read More…]
The legend of Kim Davis continues. If you want to get fully caught up, here you go. Long story, short: the clerk in Rowan County, KY refused to give marriage licenses to gay people. The governor told her she has to obey the law. She refused and sued the state. She lost (quickly) and appealed [Read More…]
As if mass murder tragedies aren’t bad enough, so many people need to make sure we build a mountain of self-interest all the way to the damn moon in response to them. Behold, one of today’s headlines from Breitbart: The article is about what you’d expect: The Daily Telegraph has learned that “police reportedly confiscated a [Read More…]
Despite losing her appeal at the 6th Circuit Kentucky clerk still denying same-sex couples marriage licenses.
Ah, the story of Rowan County, KY clerk Kim Davis. Click here if you want to get fully caught up. The short of it is that she refuses to issue marriage license to same-sex couples and refuses to let anybody in her office do so. She believes this is her right as a Christian. So [Read More…]