They’re coming for your rights

But then, isn’t that always the way of things? Some members of the GOP are pushing a 20-week abortion plan — HR 36 — that is about as unconstitutional as it gets. Here’s an explanation about why this proposed ban runs counter to the law.  From RH Reality Check: That’s the central holding of Roe. You …

Prayers for former Gov. Rowland and his family.

Connecticut’s former governor, John G. Rowland, has again been found with his hand in the cookie jar and now he’s going back to jail. The actual crimes were: seven counts that included obstructing justice, conspiracy, falsifying documents relied on by federal regulators and other violations of campaign finance laws. As a former member of the …

The verdict on Pussy Riot, the band

A Russian judge just ruled that the band members of Pussy Riot were guilty of “hooliganism” after a brief protest in Moscow’s main cathedral earlier this year in which they sang, “Mother of God, put Putin out.” The three women were sentenced to two years in jail. The judge said the women engaged in “homosexual …