Tag Archives: Rule of Law

Marriage – Who Decides?

November 24, 2014

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By Jeff Johnson On November 6, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued its long-awaited opinion in six cases from the states of Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky.  The cases involved the issue of same-sex “marriage”, and attempts by same-sex “couples” to force same-sex “marriage” on those states.  More specifically, […]

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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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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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Supreme Court Election Guide

November 3, 2014

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CTV has produced this educational Election Guide on the Supreme Court Elections. Share this with your peers so they know what endorsements the candidates have received. Which candidate represents your values? Watch our Michigan All Rise Video Other Voter Information

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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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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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