When I heard that Ruth Bader Ginsburg, along with all the other SC Justices, ruled in favor of a Muslim prisoner who petitioned to keep his beard, in violation of Arkansas prison rules, I thought that maybe she had “found religion.” Or something.
Ginsburg is a Leftist. And, for some inexplicable reason, Leftists typically jump to defend Muslims.
Christians? Not so much.
Of course, we want her to remain healthy enough to stay on the SC for another two years, until the GOP takes over the WH.
So, here’s hoping Ruth will take lots o’ power naps. (See pic above, taken at the SOTU this Tuesday)
Via Wall Street Journal: Justice Ginsburg’s Religious Flip
….Recall that five Justices voted in favor of religious liberty in last year’s Hobby Lobby case on ObamaCare. The four liberals dissented, with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg railing that forcing religious-minded business owners to offer insurance for abortifacients was no violation of their religious liberty under the law. Justice Ginsburg joined the majority in this case, writing in a brief concurrence that the beard wouldn’t “detrimentally affect others who do not share” the convict’s beliefs. We couldn’t find that distinction in the statute at issue, but Justice Ginsburg had to say something to rebut the appearance of political, er, judicial hypocrisy….