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DOJ: Family Can't Run Their Business as Catholics

Dave1608 Wrote: Aug 01, 2012 9:22 AM
"...surrender their business..."? I recommend not surrendering it, nor paying what amounts to a mafia like "insurance" against the Mob torching their property. The "Mob" in this case is a tyrannical federal agency. The Founders dumped tea in the harbor, and we pay lip service to their courage and wisdom. If we don't exercise our liberty, it could be we simply don't deserve to keep it.....

William, Paul and James Newland and their sister, Christine Ketterhagen, who together own Hercules Industries, have no right to conduct their family business in a manner that comports with their Catholic faith.

The federal government can and will compel them to either surrender their business or to engage in activities the Catholic faith teaches are intrinsically immoral.

This is exactly what President Barack Obama's Justice Department told a U.S. district court in a formal filing last week.

Never before has an administration taken such a bold step to strip Americans of the freedom of conscience -- a...