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Ruminations of the Easily Amused for July 10 2014
 


10 July 2014 at 3:14:59 PM
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Stuff Jesus said

Judge tells SCOTUS to STFU

In his post, Kopf criticized the Supreme Court’s recent decision that closely-held private corporations with sincere religious beliefs are not bound to the mandate, included in President Obama’s signature health law, that employers must provide contraception coverage for female employees.

“To the average person, the result looks stupid and smells worse,” Kopf wrote.

“To most people, the decision looks stupid ’cause corporations are not persons, all the legal mumbo jumbo notwithstanding,” the judge continued. “The decision looks misogynist because the majority were all men. It looks partisan because all were appointed by a Republican. The decision looks religiously motivated because each member of the majority belongs to the Catholic Church, and that religious organization is opposed to contraception.”

He reiterated the importance of public perception in judicial decisions. “All of us know from experience that appearances matter to the public’s acceptance of the law.” Kopf encouraged the Supreme Court to refrain from decisions in “highly controversial cases” in the future–especially when the court is able to “avoid the dispute.”

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