Archive for January, 2016

Alabama Judge Censured for Forcing Defendants to Give Blood or Go to Jail
By January 31, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Alabama Judge Censured for Forcing Defendants to Give Blood or Go to Jail

On January 21, 2016, Judge Marvin Wiggins, Circuit Judge of Perry County, Alabama, was censured by the Alabama Court of the Judiciary for violation of the Canons of Judicial Ethics, by forcing criminal defendants to give blood or be incarcerated.  Mr. Wiggins has was elected as Circuit Judge in 1998 and has subsequently served in […]

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Donald Trump Plays the No-Show Trump Card
By January 30, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Donald Trump Plays the No-Show Trump Card

Donald Trump has followed through with his threat not to participate in the final Republican presidential debate prior to the February 1st Iowa primary.  The debate was sponsored by Fox News and took place in Des Moines, Iowa, on Thursday (1/28), at 9 p.m.  Many political observers had projected that it would be a serious […]

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Armed Oregon Refuge Protester Killed During Arrest
By January 30, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Armed Oregon Refuge Protester Killed During Arrest

Several leaders of an anti-government protest group have been arrested by FBI and Oregon State Police. One of the protesters was killed. The protest group is armed and calls itself Citizens for Constitutional Freedom. On January 2 they seized and occupied the Malheur Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, saying they were protesting federal control of millions […]

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Episcopal Church Punished Over Gay Marriage
By January 29, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Episcopal Church Punished Over Gay Marriage

Leaders of the worldwide Anglican Communion, of which the Episcopal Church is a part, voted to temporarily restrict the role of the U.S. Episcopal Church in the global Anglican community. The action is a sanction against the Episcopal Church because of its acceptance of same-sex marriage. According to leaders, the sanctions have the effect of […]

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Will Bill Clinton’s Impeachment Cast a Shadow over Hillary Clinton’s Campaign?
By January 28, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Will Bill Clinton’s Impeachment Cast a Shadow over Hillary Clinton’s Campaign?

During Hillary Clinton’s 2008 run for the Democrat nomination for the presidency, the persona of husband Bill Clinton loomed large.  And some believe that the former president overshadowed his wife. But this is clearly not the case this time around—Mrs. Clinton has come into her own and projects the unique strength and qualifications required to […]

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