Sheriff Randy Meeks (Facebook)

Texas sheriff lashes out at critics by citing Bible verses: ‘All authority comes from God’

A Texas sheriff said police critics should shut up because he believes law enforcement officers are granted their authority by God.
Mat Staver, chairman of the Liberty Counsel, in an interview with NewsMax (Screenshot)

A look at Liberty Counsel — the Christian legal group defending Kentucky clerk Kim Davis

“Liberty Counsel is among the most irresponsible of ‘Religious Right’ organizations,” said Greg Lipper, an attorney at Americans United for Separation of Church and State.
Judge giving a verdict (Shutterstock)

Scalia-loving Tennessee judge: Straight couples can’t divorce if same-sex couples can marry

A local judge in Tennessee has refused to grant a divorce to a straight married couple, citing the U.S. Supreme Court’s legalization of same-sex marriage as one reason he cannot let the man and woman untie the knot.
Image: Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis (Rowan County Govt photo)

Kentucky clerk Kim Davis faces judgment day in same-sex marriage dispute

A county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples based on her religious beliefs heads to court on Thursday where a federal judge could hold her in contempt for defying his order to do so.
Woman's hands holding marijuana (Shutterstock)

Oklahoma narcotics cops turn Facebook thread on weed into a Bible lecture

The Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics sauntered into theological territory during a Facebook discussion on medical marijuana.
26-year-old Robert Ethan Saylor [WJLA-TV]

Maryland cops will blame medics for asphyxiation death of man with Down syndrome: report

Robert Ethan Saylor died after the deputies removed him from a movie theater on Jan. 26, 2013. The deputies -- James Harris, Scott Jewell, and Richard Rochford, who were all off-duty at the time -- forced him out because he tried to stay for a second showing of Zero Dark Thirty without paying for a new ticket.
Sit next to Kim (Twitter)

Twitter user brilliantly mocks defiant clerk by posing as staffer: ‘This was supposed to just be a chill job’

Twitter has been having a lot of fun with Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who refuses to obey court orders and issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Josh Duggar (Facebook)

Josh Duggar’s alleged mistress had pregnancy scare: report

The woman said she “freaked out” during the pregnancy scare. “He’s a monster,” she said about the father of four. “All I was thinking was, Oh my God, I’m pregnant and carrying Josh Duggar’s baby.”
Ted Cruz (WMUR)

Ted Cruz caught blatantly lying about Obama to push conservative ‘war on cops’ narrative

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) told a bunch of lies to blame President Barack Obama and Black Lives Matter activists for the fatal shooting of a Texas sheriff’s deputy.