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Group On Trial For Filing False Liens

Sovereign citizen on trial for placing $100 billion liens on homes of federal court officials (via Raw Story )

Former U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald and eleven other federal court officials testified in federal court on Tuesday that they didn’t believe they owed money to a sovereign citizen who placed a $100 billion lien on each of their homes. According…


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Federal Court Rules Pennsylvania Same-Sex Law Unconstitutional

For the second day in a row, a Federal Court has ruled in favor of LGBT rights. Pennsylvania was added to the list today. The Judge ruled that the Pennsylvania ban on same-sex marriage is Unconstitutional.

Yesterday the Federal Court ruled that Oregon’s Same-Sex Marriage ban was unconstitutional.

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Federal Judge Strikes Down Pennsylvania same-sex Marriage ban.

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Oregon Same-Sex Marriage Ban Over Ruled

It is now legal to get Married in Oregon. A District Court ruled that Oregon’s ten year same-sex marriage ban violates the U.S. Constitution.

Here’s what the Judge had to say

“Because Oregon’s marriage laws discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation without a rational relationship to any legitimate government interest, the laws violate the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution.”

 

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