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An attorney with a legal group dedicated exclusively to defending religious liberty believes America cannot afford to wait until after the election for a new Supreme Court justice.
Kelly Shackelford, president and CEO of First Liberty Institute, stated during an appearance on The Todd Starnes Show on Monday “there’s a few reasons” it’s critical to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court as soon as possible.
“Number one, we have chaos erupting right now across the country with regard to our churches,” Shackelford said. “We’ve got governors and mayors and people shutting down churches in the middle of the COVID, [giving] excuses that are being offered that churches are being treated differently – worse than casinos, worse than marijuana dispensaries.”
That, said Shackelford, is outrageous. “We’re in a fight right now [over the question]: ‘Does the government control our churches?’ – and we need nine justices [on the high court] because this thing is going to make it up there pretty soon,” he continued. ….