Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and BarbWire’s Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
Today is the hearing before the Court of the Judiciary regarding Chief Justice Roy Moore of the Alabama Supreme Court.
Mat Staver: You know Matt, from the very beginning this has always been a politically motivated assault against Chief Justice Roy Moore, to simply remove him from the bench. Whenever there is a charge of any kind filed against any judge in Alabama, Alabama’s the only state in the country that requires the judge to be removed pending the trial. And we’re asking for these baseless charges to be dismissed.
Matt Barber: Well Mat, the focus of the JIC charge, of course, was Chief Justice Moore’s January 2016 Administrative Order, just a 3 ½ page order where he plainly stated, “I am not at liberty to provide any guidance to Alabama probate judges of the effect of Obergefell on the existing orders of the Alabama Supreme Court. That issue remains before the entire court which continues to deliberate on the matter.” He never ordered the probate judges to disregard the Supreme Court’s marriage opinion, and that is the slanderous narrative that the JIC…
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