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DOJ: Family Can't Run Their Business as Catholics

JT_Navy Wrote: Jul 25, 2012 2:29 PM
Actually, the constitutionality of whether the tax is constitutional based on the fact is was NOT initiated in the House was never explored. Specifically because the bill NEVER CALLED IT A TAX. However, now that the Supreme Court has weighed in and deemed the MANDATE constitutional based on the fact that IT IS A TAX, opens the door for a lawsuit to challenge the constitutionality of the TAX based on the bill being initiated in the Senate.

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...