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Minnesota Mayor Planning To Arrest Catholics?

Minnesota’s governor recently issued an executive order allowing nonessential businesses to reopen at 50% capacity but limits religious assemblies to10 people. The bishops of Minnesota responded …More
Minnesota’s governor recently issued an executive order allowing nonessential businesses to reopen at 50% capacity but limits religious assemblies to10 people. The bishops of Minnesota responded with a a statement saying they would defy the governor’s order and begin reopening parishes on May 26 at 33% capacity. The Mayor of New Brighton, announced she is planning to enforce the governor’s order restricting citizens from attending Church in her community. Concerned citizens should email Mayor Val Johnson at val.johnson@newbrightonmn.gov or call her at 651-491-3364.
De Profundis
The dictate of the governor is not “the law” as she indicates. Laws are passed by legislatures. Neither laws or dictates supersede the Constitution or the Bill of Rights.
HerzMariae
"Let's wait for permission before going back to church!" says the smug nanny-state schoolmarm. She must be resisted.
Ultraviolet
She's setting her city up for one heck of a civil-rights lawsuit.
frawley
Remember the same people that elected her elected the judges. So I would not think the courts would necessarily set things right.
Ultraviolet
Technically, that depends on several factors, notably how Minnesota's elections work vs. other states.. Judges are usually appointed at the state level, not by cities. The people who voted for her may, in fact, not ended up choosing judges at the state level. Case in point... I live in an extremely right-wing state. Arguably the most right-wing state in the whole country. Several cities along …More
Technically, that depends on several factors, notably how Minnesota's elections work vs. other states.. Judges are usually appointed at the state level, not by cities. The people who voted for her may, in fact, not ended up choosing judges at the state level. Case in point... I live in an extremely right-wing state. Arguably the most right-wing state in the whole country. Several cities along the southern border are, paradoxically very left-wing oweing to the proximity of the hard-left state of Massachusetts directly below them.
mccallansteve
Old hag giving orders to the Church.
Roberto 55
This, not very intelligent housewife is challenging God and also basic human rights. If we can see supernaturally, than we can see for sure a legion of devils behind her...
F M Shyanguya
Maccabean moment! Stand up to be counted.
Ivan Tomas
I'm curious what Trump will do with this.