Judicial overreach threatens religious freedom

By Howard Self Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Our nation is much more diverse today -- religiously, ethnically and racially -- than at any time in our history. While diversity is our strength, it can mean growing disagreement about norms, values, and how we should live. The First...

Washington, D.C. Superior Court System In Dire Need Of Reform

Across our nation a groundswell of alarm is rising among people of faith as judges increasingly disregard their First Amendment rights. Legal challenges to religious expression began with attacks on displays. A manger scene here, an outsized cross erected after one of...

Virtual Rally Organized by Right To Believe and the Capital Region Coalition for Religious Freedom Calls for Judicial Reform of the DC Courts and Implores the Superior Court of D.C. Dismiss Case on Religious Non-Profit

Judge Laura Cordero of the DC Court Grossly Mishandled Case Violating Numerous Constitutional Protected Rights; Judge Jennifer Anderson Being Called to Dismiss this Case WASHINGTON, July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, an online rally was organized by a Washington...

Religious Freedom Threatened by “Untouchable” DC Judge

Grassroots Activists Demand an Investigation Into Possible Corruption in the Judicial Tenure Review Process WASHINGTON, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- There is growing concern in our nation about the unconstitutional overreach of the judiciary in religious affairs. In...

Religious freedom is under threat in the courtroom

By Howard C. Self May 14 (UPI) -- There is growing concern in our nation about the unconstitutional overreach of the judiciary in religious affairs. In courtrooms around the country, activist judges are rendering judgments that are collectively eroding the right to...

Right to Believe Letter to U.S. President Trump

I write to inform you about a travesty of justice recently committed in the District of Columbia Superior Court. Tens of thousands of people, including myself, have suffered religious discrimination at the hands of Judge Laura Cordero of that court. Compounding this injustice was the recent decision to award Judge Cordero with a “well qualified” reappointment on April 27, 2020 by the DC Commission on Judicial Disabilities and Tenure (the “Commission”). This decision was rendered in spite of her numerous judicial errors and 5,000 emails to the Commission objecting to her reappointment.

Thousands of Grassroots Religious Freedom Advocates Submit Comments to Urge D.C. Commission on Judicial Disabilities and Tenure Not to Reappoint Judge Laura Cordero to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia

"Right to Believe" Advocates Submit Comments to Commission Illustrating How Judge Laura Cordero's Actions Set Dangerous Legal Precedent, Make Her Unqualified for Reappointment WASHINGTON, March 2, 2020 -- Today, a grassroots group of religious liberty advocates held a...

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