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Trial on Marriage Update: Response Brief Filed

December 1, 2014

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We applaud Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette for his bold defense of the 2004 Marriage Amendment in the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals. For now, that decision has affirmed the historic definition of marriage as between a man and a woman by declaring that states have the right to decide the issue. Yesterday, the Attorney […]

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An Appeal Has Been Made

November 20, 2014

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Earlier this week, an appeal was made to the US Supreme Court to take up the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals’ recent decision upholding Michigan’s 2004 Marriage Amendment. This is not un-expected. The US Supreme Court will review the request. Since there are competing lower court rulings, it is very possible the Supreme Court will […]

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Stop Elliott-Larsen “Sexual Orientation” Expansion

November 18, 2014

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For many years, CTV has been working with lawmakers and other concerned citizens to oppose amending the Michigan Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act (MCL 37.2102) to include “sexual orientation” as a special protected class. Unfortunately, Republican State Representative Frank Foster has introduced House Bill 5959 which would do just that. All one needs to do is look at […]

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Congrats to the 2015-2016 Legislature!

November 10, 2014

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Following is a list of both the House, and Senate chambers starting in January. State Representative Kevin Cotter was named Speaker of the House. Senator Arlan Meekhof was named Senate Majority Leader. Legislative committees will be named possibly not until January. Start now to pray for these leaders. And to those of you who were […]

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CTV Statement on 6th Circuit Court Ruling

November 8, 2014

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CTV President James Muffett offered the following statement, regarding the Sixth Circuit Court ruling upholding Michigan’s Marriage Amendment. “CTV applauds the Sixth Circuit Court for showing proper judicial restraint in allowing Michigan’s Marriage Amendment—which was passed by more than two million voters in 2004—to stand. The movement to redefine Marriage has recently gained momentum throughout […]

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Follow the Results!

November 4, 2014

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The Election Day is Here!  If you are interested in following the results over the next 24 hours, here are a few suggested resources. From CTV: We will share updates on our social media Twitter @ctvmi  Facebook/ctvmichigan  We will have updates on our website by the end of the week with our next round of […]

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