Tag Archives: Courts

Our Video: Why The Courts Matter

November 3, 2014

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This short video featuring former Chief Justice Cliff Taylor, a Judicial law professor, parents and citizen leaders is designed to send a message: voting all the way down the ballot for the Michigan Supreme Court matters. These leaders are challenging Michigan voters to All Rise and take a stand for Rule of Law leaders. Too […]

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Washington Post: Let States, Not Courts Decide Marriage Policy

October 6, 2014

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Following is an article published on September 26 in the Washington Post titled “States, Not Courts, Should Decide Marriage Policy“. Contributing authors are Edwin Meese III (U.S. attorney general from 1985 to 1988) and Ryan T. Anderson, fellows at Heritage (co-author of the book “What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense”). There are arguments […]

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The Danger Of Judicial Activism

September 8, 2014

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There is a battle in our nation between those who believe that judges should follow the law as intended by the legislature, and those who think judges have latitude to interpret the law according to their view of what the law ought to be. The latter are referred to as…

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Introducing the New MAR Project Chairman, Representative Ken Kurtz

August 25, 2014

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My recent time and experience in the Michigan Legislature, along with my previous tenure in business and as a pastor has led me to become much more passionate in recognizing the direction of not only our nation but also our state.

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Marriage On Trial: Media Update Page

August 8, 2014

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This is where you can keep up with media coverage of the ongoing fight over marriage in the Sixth Circuit Court:

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August 6 – Big Day for Historic Marriage in Michigan

August 6, 2014

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On Wednesday, August 6 at 1:00 PM, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati will begin oral arguments on the legality of Michigan’s 2004 voter-approved Marriage Amendment. Three randomly selected Judges will determine whether Federal District Judge Bernard Friedman’s March 14 ruling—which negated over two million voters’ support for historic marriage—will stand. Michigan Attorney […]

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