Post Tagged with: "U.S. Supreme Court"

Next Time Someone Tells You Voter ID Laws Won’t Keep People From Voting, Show Them THIS! (Image)

Infographic: Elisabeth Parker.

Still think voter ID laws won’t keep people from voting? Ask the 608,470 Texas voters who lack the required birth certificates and fees.

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Confidence In Supreme Court Lowest Since Gallup Started Tracking It

Confidence In Supreme Court Lowest Since Gallup Started Tracking It

Recently, Congress was ranked the least popular in history, now the Supreme Court joins them. Americans now view both branches with hardly any confidence – and the executive branch isn’t doing much better. It hasn’t always been this way. While Congress has always tended to be more unpopular than the […]

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Hobby Lobby Hypocrites: Do What I Say Not What I Really Do

Hobby Lobby's hypocrisy exposed: they say they oppose contraceptives on religious grounds, but turn right around and show that they haven't always been as opposed as they claim they are, and, in some ways, still aren't.

Hobby Lobby’s hypocrisy exposed: they say they oppose contraceptives on religious grounds, but turn right around and show that they haven’t always been as opposed as they claim they are, and, in some ways, still aren’t.

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The U.S. Supreme Court Rules Cellphones Are Private

(Photo courtesy of WikiMedia.)

At last it is an invasion of your privacy to look through your cellphone.

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Six Cleveland Police Officers Charged In Chase And Fatal Shooting

Six Cleveland Police Officers Charged In Chase And Fatal Shooting

An Ohio grand jury indicted six police officers charged with actions related to the 2012 pursuit and execution-style killing of two suspects.

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OH Supreme Court Ducks Constitutional Issues, But Upholds Firing Of Creationist Science Teacher

Photo of Creationist science teacher John Freshwater from the Ohio Liberty Coalition.

Ohio’s creationist science teacher, John Freshwater, was fired and just lost his third appeal in court. He also allegedly burned a cross in a student’s arm.

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Bigoted Christians Threaten To Hold Their Breath If SCOTUS Rules For Marriage Equality

Bigoted Christians Threaten To Hold Their Breath If SCOTUS Rules For Marriage Equality

‘You’ve confused a war on religion with not always getting everything you want.’ – Jon Stewart on the incessant whining of bigoted conservative Christians

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Fetuses Masturbating In Womb As Early As 15 Weeks, According To Anti-Abortion Republican (VIDEO)

Fetuses Masturbating In Womb As Early As 15 Weeks, According To Anti-Abortion Republican (VIDEO)

If a former OB/GYN really believes this crap about masturbating fetuses, he’s the new recipient of the ‘Most Asinine Anti-Abortion Comment’ Award.

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Senator Ted Cruz Panders To GOP’s Racist Base With New Voter ID Amendment Targeting Immigrants

How dare the Supreme Court reject Arizona's racist Voter ID law?! Never fear!!! Immigrant hating Senator Ted Cruz is coming to the rescue.

How dare the Supreme Court reject Arizona’s racist voting law?! Never fear!!! Immigrant hating Senator Ted Cruz is coming to the rescue.

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Anti-Equality Group Condemns LGBT Hate Crimes, Cardinal Responds With Calls For Anti-LGBT Sermons

Cardinal Timothy Dolan. Image from www.cathnewsusa.com.

Despite a recent wave of hate crimes, Cardinal Dolan wants all Catholic dioceses to preach hate and ‘traditional marriage’ until July.

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Prominent GOPers Send Message To SCOTUS: Affirm Gays’ Right To Marry

Prominent GOPers Send Message To SCOTUS: Affirm Gays’ Right To Marry

The basic argument contained in the brief is that acknowledging the validity of same-sex marriage promotes the conservative values of limited government and individual freedom.

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Republicans Look To U.S. Supreme Court For Help In 2014 Elections

From Yes 37 - Right To Know

The Republican National Committee is betting on the U.S. Supreme Court to recoup the losses seen in the 2012 election cycle.

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‘No Asians’ Video With Funny Twist Goes Viral, But Anti-Asian Racism Does Exist (VIDEO)

Image from screen shot of YouTube video from LSDoubleBay.

This feel-good video lets us reassure ourselves that we’re not REALLY racist, while Asian American groups file an amicus brief on voter suppression with the Supreme Court.

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Texas Bill Follows Wyoming’s Lead In Gun Control – Arrest the Feds

Texas cowboys follow Wyoming’s lead @ Breitbart

It sounds like a great movie, but do taxpayers support such a move and are state officials willing to arrest federal agents?

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SCOTUS To Georgia Gun Zealots: No Guns In Places Of Worship

Jesus and guns. No go.

Gun zealots will surely be waiting for the day they can carry their Bible in one hand and their gun in the other.

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Indiana Introduces Bill To Require Students To Recite The Lord’s Prayer

Prayer in school.

The language in this bill is nearly identical to a much older case which the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on more than 60 years ago.

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Hobby Lobby Faces Whopping Fine For Defying Mandate On Contraception

Hobby Lobby Faces Whopping Fine For Defying Mandate On Contraception

The arts and crafts chain will pay more than a million dollars a day for defying federal law and imposing the owners’ religious beliefs on employees.

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Supreme Court Justice Scalia Says Being Gay Is ‘Immoral’ Like ‘Murder’

Supreme Court Justice Scalia Says Being Gay Is ‘Immoral’ Like ‘Murder’

Justice Antonin Scalia violates his judicial oath by being a raging homophobe … again.

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Supreme Court Hands A Win To Ohio Voters And Obama

Supreme Court Hands A Win To Ohio Voters And Obama

Ohio’s Republican Secretary of State John Husted has been trying desperately to end early voting on the last weekend before this year’s election only to have the U.S. Supreme Court just cut him off at the knees.

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Here’s A Reason To Vote For Obama Even If You (Mistakenly) Think He’s A Corporate Sell Out (INFOGRAPHIC)

Here’s A Reason To Vote For Obama Even If You (Mistakenly) Think He’s A Corporate Sell Out (INFOGRAPHIC)

If this is not enough of a reason to make sure Romney doesn’t get within 100 miles of the Oval Office…

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