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May 1st, 2020
Church-and-State-CoronaVirus
By: First Liberty Staff – firstliberty.org– April 29, 2020 Religious Liberty Law Firm Seeks Restraining Order Against Washington Governor’s Criminalization of Bible StudyGovernor’s policy banning religious gatherings of any size is inconsistent with CDC Guidelines and violates the Constitution Seattle, WA—First Liberty Institute and a network attorney with The North Creek Law Firm today sought a temporary restraining order (TRO) on...
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April 20th, 2020
Covid-19 shaped holes in old fashioned stocks
By: Everett Piper – washingtontimes.com – April 18, 2020 “I fear death, so take my liberty!” The biggest threat to the United States today is not a virus, but rather “virus-shaming.” The greatest challenge the American experiment faces in this dark hour is not our need for safety but our loss of liberty. And the complicity of the church in the wholesale...
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April 16th, 2020
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By: Tucker Carlson – firstliberty.org – April 2020 Kelly Shackelford and First Liberty Client Pastor Charleston Hamilton of King James Bible Baptist Church (“KJBBC”) join Tucker Carlson to discuss how the attacks against “drive-in” worship services in Greenville, Mississippi are unconstitutional. During a Good Friday service held in the KJBBC parking lot, elderly worshippers were fined and threatened with going to...
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April 16th, 2020
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/houses-of-worship-and-states-battle-over-coronavirus-restrictions/
By: First Liberty Staff – firstliberty.org – April 11, 2020 This afternoon, U.S. District Court Judge Justin Walker granted a temporary restraining order (TRO) preventing Louisville, Kentucky Mayor Greg Fischer from blocking On Fire Church from holding drive-in services on Easter.  The TRO was filed yesterday in the United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky by First Liberty...
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April 16th, 2020
Mass from St. Patrick's Cathedral NYC
By: Melissa Quinn & Clare Hymes – cbsnews.com – April 16, 2020 As the coronavirus pandemic continues to upend daily life for millions of Americans, with nearly the entire population subject to mandatory stay-at-home orders, the public health crisis is pitting state and local officials against worshippers in some states, as they grapple with limitations on large gatherings. To curtail...
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April 16th, 2020
Protestors at MI capital
By: Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs & Jeremy W. Peters – msn.com – April 16, 2020 As President Trump and some of his supporters push for a more rapid return to pre-coronavirus economic activity, protesters in several states took to the streets this week to urge governors to relax the strict rules on commerce, work and daily life that health officials have said are...
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April 15th, 2020
Statue of Liberty
By: Rick Green – patriotacademy.com – April 2020 “We’re saying no church worshiping,” decreed the Louisville Mayor on Easter weekend.  Pastors and pro-lifers, like my friend David Benham, arrested despite providing essential counseling services. Meanwhile, the abortionists in most states went on killing without interruption. Churchgoers in Mississippi were ticketed $500 each for attending “drive-in” church even though everyone stayed in...
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April 14th, 2020
GOP Rep. Liz Cheney
By: Clare Foran – CNN.com – April 14, 2020 GOP Rep. Liz Cheney, the third highest ranking House Republican, pushed back against a false claim by President Donald Trump that he has “total” authority to decide to lift restrictions governors have imposed amid the coronavirus pandemic. “The federal government does not have absolute power,” Cheney, who serves as a member of House...
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January 31st, 2020
2nd-Amendment gun -Rally
By: Pat Buchanan – townhall.com – January 21, 2020 On the holiday set aside in 2020 to honor Martin Luther King, the premier advocate of nonviolent Gandhian civil disobedience, thousands of gun owners gathered in Richmond to petition peacefully for their rights. King had preached that there was a higher law that justified breaking existing laws that mandated racial segregation. When...
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January 21st, 2020
Virginia-2A-Rally
By: Brad Slager – redstate.com – January 20, 2020 Nothing like proving your critics correct as you complain about their charges. When it comes to obliviousness and lack of self-awareness it is tough to find a group afflicted worse than our contemporary press corps. Maybe it is that they are charged with ferreting out and then delivering the facts that their...
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