Category Archives: Law

Justice Kennedy turned his back on children

When oral arguments on DOMA and Prop 8 took place back in March, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy acknowledged that if the Court allowed homosexual couples to participate in the institution of marriage society would head into “uncharted waters,” primarily because we “have five years of information to weigh against 2,000 years of history or [...]

USCCB: Striking down the Defense of Marriage Act is a “profound injustice”

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops just released a statement in response to the Supreme Court’s rulings on the Defense of Marriage Act and California’s Proposition 8: Today is a tragic day for marriage and our nation. The Supreme Court has dealt a profound injustice to the American people by striking down in part [...]

7 Reasons Why We Should be Praying for the Supreme Court This Week

This morning I went to the steps of the Supreme Court to be present in case the Court rules on Proposition 8 and Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) cases. The court chose not to rule today but it will issue decisions in both cases this week (as early as tomorrow but probably no later than [...]

Snowden, Lerner, and the Sin of Bearing False Witness

Two government acronyms are forever tainted by scandal. First, the revelations of malfeasance and corruption within the IRS destroyed whatever last remnants of goodwill that agency might have had with the American people. Second, we have learned more recently learned that the NSA has been watching every breath we take and every move we make [...]

The Bishops Will Not Abandon their Lay Flock

“In the morning David wrote a letter to Jo′ab, and sent it by the hand of Uriah. In the letter he wrote, ‘Set Uri′ah in the forefront of the hardest fighting, and then draw back from him, that he may be struck down, and die.’” 2 Samuel 11:14-16. As the U.S. Bishops enter their annual [...]

Lois Lerner and the Devil

Our government is based on constitutional limits to power. It is therefore bitterly ironic that Lois Lerner now avails herself of those constitutional protections after abusing her prerogatives as a civil servant in a position of power to—by her own public admission—target, harass, and intimidate her political opponents. Even so, the beauty of our system [...]

Video, Day 2: Watch the *House* IRS Hearing With Me

UPDATE — for those who want to watch the *House* Oversight Committee hearing today on the IRS targeting conservative groups (including pro-life groups and the pro-marriage group NOM), please click here. I’m still tweeting my observations about the hearings and story occasionally. ORIGINAL POST: I just tuned into this live video feed of the Senate [...]


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