The Bill of Rights was designed to check federal power and that includes the judiciary. However, the godless heathens on the Supreme Court have developed decades of precedence to subvert federalism and freedom of religion by using an amendment that was designed to protect ex-slaves and their progeny. The 14th Amendment has been bastardized and now the very foundation of our republic is being destroyed by the vandals of totalitarianism.
A county clerk in Kentucky is a recent martyr on the altar of federalism. Kim Davis refused to adhere to an unconstitutional ruling that has been imposed upon our republic. Senator Rand Paul spoke of the significance of this violation of our basic rights.
(CNSNews.com) -- In reaction to the arrest and imprisonment today of county clerk Kim Davis because she refused to grant marriage licenses to homosexual couples, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said it was "absurd to put someone in jail for exercising their religious liberty." He added that the heavy-handed "bully force" step by the state in this case was "a huge mistake" and would set the "movement back" for those trying "to redefine marriage.
If the gay rights community wants marriage equality then they’ll have to convince their fellow citizens. Having a federal court bully the populace is unconstitutional and heretical to the principles of our nation.