Posts tagged "scotus"

SCOTUS To Decide If States Can Use Sham Health Laws To Restrict Abortions

Will SCOTUS find in favor of allowing the government to bullshit us?

Robyn Pennacchia | November 14, 2015 - 9:00 am

Hobby Lobby 2.0: SCOTUS Is Set To Take On Birth Control Again

Zubik v. Burwell is basically Hobby Lobby on steroids. …

Robyn Pennacchia | November 9, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Huckabee Thinks The President Can Magically Make Abortion, Gay Marriage & Sodomy Illegal

Huckabee says the President can just say “no thanks” to the Supreme Court.

Robyn Pennacchia | November 4, 2015 - 6:30 pm

Mike Huckabee Says Dred Scott Ruling Still ‘Law Of The Land’ Despite 14th Amendment

In a recent radio interview on the topic of Kim Davis, Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee argued that the 1857 Supreme Court ruling that declared blacks did not have a…

Katrin Higher | September 12, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Republicans Will Vote On Resolution About The Terrors Of Pro-Gay Sex Education

The Republican National Committee’s 2016 meeting in Cleveland will include a vote on two pretty outrageous but nonetheless unsurprising anti-gay resolutions, and one mildly not anti-gay resolution as a bonus.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 3, 2015 - 4:30 pm

An Open Letter To The Anti-Gay Minister Who Thanked LGBTs For Making Him More Anti-Gay

Dear Kevin Shrum,
I made my way through your boring-ass post-SCOTUS letter to the LGBT community, thanking us for making you more anti-gay. It’s boring, by the way, because you…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 30, 2015 - 10:00 am

SCOTUS Probably Blackmailed By Secret Gay Lovers, Says Crackpot Preacher

Preacher James David Manning explains his theory on how marriage equality got passed.

Robyn Pennacchia | July 14, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Fox To Make Movie About SCOTUS Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Welp, the plaintiff in Obergefell v. Hodges, the Supreme Court case that legalized gay marriage in all 50 states just a week and a half ago (still partying about it,…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 8, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Girl On Girl: When Gay Marriage Becomes Marriage

When huge things happen in our world, we always remember where we were when we heard the news. “Where were you when gay marriage was legalized?” will quickly become the…

Morgan Cohn | July 1, 2015 - 12:20 pm

Texas Can’t Get Rid Of All The Abortion Clinics Just Yet, Rules SCOTUS

Hopefully this will eventually be permanent.

Robyn Pennacchia | June 29, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Do Something New: Walk In The Pride Parade

Spectating Chicago’s Pride Parade is, from my perspective, objectively awful. I do it every year despite the fact that last year it was 95 degrees out and someone who lived…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 29, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Marriage Equality Edition

Join us as we party through same-sex marriage news!

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 26, 2015 - 5:30 pm

Scott Walker Still Pretty Sure He Can Defeat Gay Marriage If He Really Tries

If I were a Republican person running for president, I would be incredibly relieved after today’s Supreme Court’s decision to legalize gay marriage across the land. Why? Because it would…

Robyn Pennacchia | June 26, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Supreme Court Rules That Gay Marriage Must Be Recognized Nationwide

It happened! It finally happened. …

Megan Reynolds | June 26, 2015 - 11:00 am

Huckabee, Santorum, Duggars and More Vow To Ignore SCOTUS If Marriage Equality Is Passed

The Supreme Court is gearing up to rule on the issue of same-sex marriage by the end this month, and it seems like everyone has their fingers crossed one way…

Robyn Pennacchia | June 15, 2015 - 1:33 pm

Glenn Beck: If SCOTUS Legalizes Gay Marriage, People Will Stop Going To Church

Welp! Here we are! One more insane thing to add to the list of completely absurd fears of what will happen if gay marriage is legal throughout the nation, as is…

Robyn Pennacchia | May 1, 2015 - 6:10 pm

Supreme Court To Hear Four Gay Marriage Cases, May End Up Making It A Constitutional Right

Today, the Supreme Court announced it would consider four new gay marriage cases and decide whether individual states have the right to ban gay marriage. Given that they refused…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 16, 2015 - 6:20 pm

Supreme Court Rules Defense Of Marriage Act & Prop 8 Are Unconstitutional

In a huge victory for gay marriage supporters, the Supreme Court ruled 5-to-4 on Wednesday that the Defense of Marriage Act and Prop 8 are both unconstitutional.
According to…

Julie Gerstein | June 26, 2013 - 10:20 am