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California Is Trying To Cancel Its Own ‘Founder’

California Is Trying To Cancel Its Own ‘Founder’

 Jerry Newcombe The Babylon Bee has done it again. After the California governor’s blowout victory in the recall election, the Christian satirical site had a meme noting the large-scale exodus underway in California, with the headline, “Gavin Newsom Named U-Haul Salesperson Of The Year.” But there’s a largely overlooked religious controversy in California right now that is […]

Supreme Court to hear California case on privacy rights of donors to nonprofit organizations

Supreme Court to hear California case on privacy rights of donors to nonprofit organizations

Bethany Blankley | The Center Square (The Center Square) – The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to hear arguments in two California cases on the privacy rights of donors to nonprofit organizations. Two nonprofit organizations, Americans for Prosperity and the Thomas More Society, in two separate cases, sued California Attorney General Xavier Becerra over a state […]

Victory for California Catholic priest; judge prohibits COVID-19 restriction enforcement

Victory for California Catholic priest; judge prohibits COVID-19 restriction enforcement

Thomas More Society applauds Superior Court order against Governor Gavin Newsom   BAKERSFIELD—A California Superior Court issued a preliminary injunction Thursday protecting Father Trevor Burfitt and his Catholic parishes from the discrimination being heaped on them by Governor Gavin Newsom and those under his authority in the name of COVID-19 prevention. Thomas More Society attorneys are […]

Priest sues California Governor for Violating Religious Rights with State Shutdown

Priest sues California Governor for Violating Religious Rights with State Shutdown

Thomas More Society Filing Decries Newsom’s Seemingly Endless “State of Emergency”  BAKERSFIELD—One Catholic priest has had enough of California Governor Gavin Newsom’s seemingly endless “State of Emergency” and the constitutional violations incurred with the resultant lockdown. Attorneys from the Thomas More Society have filed a lawsuit in California Superior Court against Newsom and 19 other […]

MacArthur Prevails – California Court Says Church and Pastor Entitled to Trial

MacArthur Prevails – California Court Says Church and Pastor Entitled to Trial

Thomas More Society Attorneys Label LA County’s Contempt Order “Constitutionally Invalid” Attorneys for Pastor John MacArthur and Grace Community Church prevailed in yet another hearing today in Los Angeles Superior Court, arguing that MacArthur and the Church are entitled to a full trial on the merits of their challenge to the constitutionality of the government […]

Pastor John MacArthur prevails as judge denies LA County’s fourth attempt to shutdown Grace Community Church

Pastor John MacArthur prevails as judge denies LA County’s fourth attempt to shutdown Grace Community Church

LOS ANGELES—Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff has issued a 5-page opinion County of Los Angeles et al. v. Grace Community Church et al., denying the County of Los Angeles’s renewed application for a temporary restraining order against the church and Pastor John MacArthur. (Editor’s Note: To see the opinion issued by Judge Mitchell Beckloff go to following link: https://www.thomasmoresociety.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/20STCV30695-LA-SC-8-25-20.pdf.) Thomas […]

Ventura’s Submission to Anti-Catholic Sentiment Draws Threat of Legal Action

Ventura’s Submission to Anti-Catholic Sentiment Draws Threat of Legal Action

Thomas More Society Attorneys Seek Restoration of Religious Rights in Southern California What started as massive civil unrest could become an uphill legal battle for Ventura County, California, and the City of Ventura, California. Thomas More Society attorneys sent them a demand letter on August 5, 2020. The letter warns the county executive officer and […]

Undercover Journalist Daleiden Enters Not Guilty Plea in San Francisco Court

Undercover Journalist Daleiden Enters Not Guilty Plea in San Francisco Court

Thomas More Society’s Peter Breen Confident of Victory in Pro-Life Battle SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 24, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ — David Daleiden and his attorneys, including Thomas More Society Special Counsel Peter Breen, spoke to a supportive public following a hearing in the Superior Court of the State of California, County of San Francisco. Daleiden entered a plea […]