Tag Archives for first amendment

August 2, 2014

US Civil Rights Commissioner Michael Yaki: 18-22 year-olds don’t deserve First Amendment speech rights [Darleen Click]

Tweet… because Science™!!1! says they have mushy brains … Here’s an excerpt from the tentative transcript, which matches my recollection of the comments; Commissioner Yaki is questioning Greg Lukianoff of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education: And it seems … Continue reading

02. August 2014 by Darleen
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July 18, 2014

“Mr. President, when did the Democratic Party declare war on the Catholic Church?” [Darleen Click]

TweetRhetorical question, eh?

18. July 2014 by Darleen
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April 1, 2014

UC Santa Barbara responds to Abortion Protest; blames ‘evangelicals, true believers, self-proclaimed prophets, and provocateurs’ [Darleen Click]

Tweetvia Eugene Volokh comes this extraordinary letter from Michael D. Young, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs. Not once does it directly address UCSB Prof. Mireille Miller-Young’s assault on a 16 year-old demonstrator. Indeed, the language of the letter is one … Continue reading

01. April 2014 by Darleen
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December 27, 2013

A&E’s humble pie [Darleen Click]

TweetAs several PW regulars have already noted, Duck Dynasty‘s Phil Robertson is back The network suspended Robertson last Thursday after he compared gays to “drunks” and “terrorists” in a GQ interview in which he also said African-Americans were perfectly happy … Continue reading

27. December 2013 by Darleen
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July 19, 2013

Hobby Lobby wins injunction against HHS mandate [Darleen Click]

TweetJust in WASHINGTON, DC – Today, a federal court granted Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. a preliminary injunction against the HHS abortion-drug mandate, preventing the government from enforcing the mandate against the Christian company. This victory comes less than a month … Continue reading

19. July 2013 by Darleen
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May 13, 2013

Even whores can be raped … [Darleen Click]

Tweet… but when it is by their own pimp one wonders how long the outrage will last. The U.S. Justice Department has seized without notice comprehensive phone records for reporters and editors at the Associated Press, prompting the news agency … Continue reading

13. May 2013 by Darleen
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February 25, 2013

If you operate a corporation, you give up your First Amendment rights [Darleen Click]

TweetSo argues Obama’s DOJ While presenting an oral argument in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia last fall, a lawyer for the U.S. Justice Department told a federal judge that the Obama administration believed it could force … Continue reading

25. February 2013 by Darleen
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August 1, 2012

Ladies, Tom Harkin (Deranged-Iowa) feels your pain menstrual cramps [Darleen Click]

TweetCNS News Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) today justified what the Catholic bishops of the United States have unanimously called an “unjust and illegal mandate” that forces Catholic business owners to provide coverage for free sterilizations, contraceptives and abortion-inducing drugs because, … Continue reading

01. August 2012 by Darleen
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June 8, 2012

Posts about convicted terrorist Brett Kimberlin gaining attention [Darleen Click]

Tweetvia The Right Scoop Congressman Marchant Washington, Jun 7 – Congressman Kenny Marchant (TX-24) today issued a statement in strong support of free speech and conservative bloggers who are being targeted in dangerous “SWAT-tings” and asked Attorney General Holder to … Continue reading

08. June 2012 by Darleen
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June 5, 2012

Art must remain private – otherwise an artist is just a public accommodation [Darleen Click]

TweetWhich is what the New Mexico Court of Appeals is declaring in their ruling against Elane Photography. So the New Mexico Court of Appeals held last week in the long-pending Elane Photography v. Willock (N.M. Ct. App. May 31, 2012). … Continue reading

05. June 2012 by Darleen
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