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Oklahoma City Judge Extends Ban on Prohibition of Sharia Law
The Oklahoman ^ | 11/22/2010 | Nolan Clay

Posted on 11/22/2010 11:16:47 AM PST by gwjack

An Oklahoma City federal judge today extended a temporary ban on implementation of a constitutional amendment that prohibits state courts from considering international or Islamic law.

(Excerpt) Read more at newsok.com ...


TOPICS: Front Page News; News/Current Events; US: Oklahoma
KEYWORDS: constitution; crushislam; islam; judicialactivism; oklahoma; sharialaw
Apparently from the story, the Judge issued no ruling yet. She just extended the Temporary Order until she decides. Tick, TOck, Tick, Tock. Come on, Rule! so we can go to the Tenth Circuit.

Gwjack

1 posted on 11/22/2010 11:17:00 AM PST by gwjack
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To: gwjack

Previous thread is at http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2623654/posts

Gwjack


2 posted on 11/22/2010 11:34:24 AM PST by gwjack (May God give America His richest blessings.)
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To: gwjack

A federal judge has no jurisdiction over state laws.


3 posted on 11/22/2010 12:08:14 PM PST by Leftism is Mentally Deranged (Annoying liberals is my goal. I will not be silenced.)
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To: gwjack

Apparently we are going to have to start impeaching judges over unconstitutional rulings in order to get their attention. They believe they are a law unto themselves and we need to find the way to school them.


4 posted on 11/22/2010 12:16:50 PM PST by marron
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To: marron

So how can judges be purged...maybe we need a national movement to get this branch back.


5 posted on 11/22/2010 12:46:43 PM PST by magna carta
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To: magna carta

Impeachment - which means you need a 2/3rds vote in the Senate for removal from office.


6 posted on 11/22/2010 1:12:41 PM PST by dirtboy
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To: dirtboy

My memory is that federal judges serve lifetime for “good behavior.” Perhaps someone else willl know the grounds for impeachment of a federal judge. Oh, silly me, I can call Alcee Hastings, Dem Representative from Florida. He was impeached for bribery/corruption in the 80s.


7 posted on 11/22/2010 1:26:51 PM PST by gwjack (May God give America His richest blessings.)
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To: gwjack

Can we just assume this POS judge was appointed by Clintoon?
(retorical and sarcastic tag)


8 posted on 11/22/2010 1:27:06 PM PST by TheConservativeParty (President Palin....You Betcha! Liberals should start stocking up on duct tape now.)
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To: gwjack

So our government is about to tell us that yes, Sharia law CAN BE used when making decisions?

Great - just great...


9 posted on 11/22/2010 1:30:28 PM PST by Tzimisce (No thanks. We have enough government already. - The Tick)
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To: gwjack

temp injuctions are premised on a substantial likelihood of success of the party seeking the injuction.

the judge is already biased.


10 posted on 11/22/2010 1:31:17 PM PST by longtermmemmory (VOTE! http://www.senate.gov and http://www.house.gov)
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To: TheConservativeParty

Yes, this minority, female, former state representative, was appointed judge by “The Bent One.” She, due to seniority, is now Chief Judge in the Western District. As others observed she was educated in Kenya and Ghana. She got her law degree at Howard University. One of my lawyer buddies tells me that Howard holds the distinction of having a complete law class fail the bar exam in Maryland.

Gwjack


11 posted on 11/22/2010 1:33:01 PM PST by gwjack (May God give America His richest blessings.)
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To: gwjack

Holy cow. A Kenya connection and her whole class failed the bar. Now that’s got to be a resume enhancer for the dems! No doubt she’s headed to the SCOTUS. (eyeroll + sigh)


12 posted on 11/22/2010 1:46:39 PM PST by TheConservativeParty (President Palin....You Betcha! Liberals should start stocking up on duct tape now.)
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To: TheConservativeParty

“No doubt she’s headed to the SCOTUS.”

****

Another ‘wise’ liberalina. There are two credentials for a NoBama Supremes nomination: (1) must believe in shredding the Constitution; and (2) must fill a ‘victim’ demographic for quota purposes.

I’m recommending former Rep. Barbara Jordan.

She’s dead.
She was disabled while living.
She was black.
She was extremely liberal.
She was a lesbian.

Let’s move beyond the dead voting into having the dead hold office. Law clerks can write opinions as if the person was still alive (like they did for senile Marshall and Brennan for years).


13 posted on 11/22/2010 2:04:31 PM PST by peyton randolph (There is no such thing as moderate Islam)
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To: peyton randolph

“Prop me up and keep on votin’”.


14 posted on 11/22/2010 2:12:14 PM PST by ichabod1 (Hail Mary Full of Grace, The Lord Is With Thee...)
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To: gwjack

“She got her law degree at Howard University. One of my lawyer buddies tells me that Howard holds the distinction of having a complete law class fail the bar exam in Maryland.”

****

Howard is a black university.

Here’s how it works. White applicant to Harvard (not Howard) has 4.0 GPA and aces LSAT. Black applicant has 3.2 and scores much lower on LSAT. Both considered equal for application purposes plus black applicant will get scholarship if admitted.

As you drop down the tiers of law school from there, you’re reaching the dregs of the barrel by the time you hit a traditional black university for law school admission purposes. Credentials typically involve passing the mirror test (breathing) and a four year college degree in any major (such as black studies or gender studies) without minimum GPA requirement, etc.

The reverse racism hurts all involved except the liberals who created the system.

At every level, blacks are assumed to be unqualified because the majority who were accepted lack the grades and test scores of their white and asian counterparts. Even if a black candidate aced the LSAT and had a 4.0 GPA, there would be the inherent taint of the other 99% who got in with a bump from “affirmative” action.

And those who truly lack the competitive aptitude for the level they were admitted are passed through in the name of racial equality. Think soft bigotry of low expectations.


15 posted on 11/22/2010 2:16:04 PM PST by peyton randolph (There is no such thing as moderate Islam)
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To: peyton randolph

You Sir speak with much wisdom.....


16 posted on 11/22/2010 2:46:17 PM PST by RVN Airplane Driver ("To be born into freedom is an accident; to die in freedom is an obligation..)
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To: Leftism is Mentally Deranged

Question: where in the federal Constitution is there given the power for “judicial review” of *ANY* law?


17 posted on 11/22/2010 5:43:52 PM PST by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: OneWingedShark

“where in the federal Constitution is there given the power for “judicial review” of *ANY* law?”

It’s in the Martian Chronicles. I forgot which page. Just take my word.


18 posted on 11/22/2010 6:10:04 PM PST by sergeantdave
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To: AdmSmith; Arthur Wildfire! March; Berosus; bigheadfred; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; Delacon; ...

Thanks gwjack.


19 posted on 11/22/2010 7:55:19 PM PST by SunkenCiv (The 2nd Amendment follows right behind the 1st because some people are hard of hearing.)
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To: peyton randolph

Thanks for your post. When I was in law school we thought that Bakke solved all the reverse discrimination in legal education. But (sigh), those were the days of earning and not entitlement.

Again, thank you for your post. I thought it important to advise of her “educational” background. Apparently my sarcastic feeling did not translate through.

If you ever get north of the Red River, let me know and I’ll buy you a cup of coffee.

Gwjack


20 posted on 11/22/2010 8:19:25 PM PST by gwjack (May God give America His richest blessings.)
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To: TheConservativeParty

Well, at least OK voters did not put her in place, for they stood with GHWB and Dole. Too often though after they clean house, OK voters come back to the Democrats at the state level.


21 posted on 11/23/2010 4:37:08 AM PST by Theodore R. (Rush was right when he said America may survive Obama but not the Obama supporters.)
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To: gwjack

Why doesn;t the governor of Oklahoma tell the federal judge that she has no jurisdiction in the matter.

This is a state matter,period.

Tenth Amendment and all that. The judge would not be able to give one example of any abriudgement of Constitutional rights caused by this vote in Oklahoma.

The fabric of our society is beginning to tear.

When it rips, watch out.


22 posted on 11/23/2010 4:42:07 AM PST by exit82 (Democrats are the enemy of freedom. Sarah Palin is our Esther.)
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