The Memo: Five takeaways from the Alabama run-off

Among his past pronouncements, he has argued that “homosexual conduct should be illegal”; has falsely suggested that former President Obama was not born in the United States; and has asserted incorrectly that parts of Indiana and Illinois are under Islamic “Sharia law.”

Moore was suspended from his state’s Supreme Court twice: Once for defying a court order to remove a statue of Christianity’s Ten Commandments from the state’s judicial building; and, more recently, for instructing the state’s judges, in defiance of the U.S. Supreme Court, to refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.

via The Memo: Five takeaways from the Alabama run-off | TheHill

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