• By Neely Tucker

    U.S. District Judge Carlton W. Reeves late Thursday night issued an injunction blocking a bill by the Mississippi legislature that would have allowed private citizens and some public officials […]

    • “The State has put its thumb on the scale to favor some religious beliefs over others. Showing such favor tells ‘nonadherents that they are outsiders, not full members of the political community, and . . . adherents that they are insiders, favored members of the political community,’

      All that was needed here. The rest of the article was filler after this to-the-point-ruling.

      Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant (R) said he expects an “aggressive appeal” of Reeves’s ruling.

      Does he expect the aggressive defeats Mississippi will receive? Not only will his state be made to look like the home of the in-bred it is it will pay through the nose for the “privilege.”

    • Dan replied 3 years ago

      Trump’s VP (just announced) is another religious fanatic. God help us. (Part of the language.)