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Alabama Same-Sex Marriage Ban Struck Down By Federal Judge

A federal judge in Alabama struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage Friday, calling it unconstitutional and harmful to children of gay couples. U.S. District Judge Callie Granade in Mobile city said that there was no connection between prohibiting and not recognizing same-sex marriages and the state’s so-called goal of having more children raised […]

Alabama voters acted irresponsibly on many fronts. Not only did they vote straight GOP virtually across the board, but they made gun ownership a human right. By an overwhelming vote of 73 to 27 percent, voters passed a constitutional amendment that places weapons above human life, making the ownership of firearms a fundamental human right […]

Alabama Police say a man’s own dog helped officers bust him on a drug charge. It was only a matter of time before animals turned on us  puny humans and ratted their owners out to the cops.   According to MSN, Prattville Police spokeswoman Paula Barlow said the pooch named Bo followed his fleeing master, […]

An Alabama man allegedly shot and killed a local pastor, who was his father-in-law, outside his church in Escambia County. Sheriff Grover Smith said that Brett Yeiter pulled a shotgun on Paul Phillips outside the Book of Acts Holiness Church on Monday, and shot Phillips in the head. According to WKRG, Phillips died on the […]

Mike Hubbard has been indicted on 23 felony charges by a Lee County grand jury. If convicted, Hubbard faces a maximum penalty of two to 20 years in prison and up to $30,000 in fines for each count. Hubbard, 52, who led a historic Republican takeover of the state Legislature during the 2010 election, was […]

An Alabama man shot an undetonated grenade into his thigh, prompting bomb disposal experts to rush to the scene which resulted in an eight-hour stand-off. The unidentified 62-year-old man and two paramedics were held outside UAB Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama, fearing for their lives from 11pm to 7am on Friday as experts warned one move could […]

An Alabama pastor announced in a series of sermons that he has slept with members of the congregation without revealing that he has full-blown AIDS. Pastor Juan Demetrius McFarland, with 23 years of leadership,  confessed to worshipers at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church on Sept. 14th, that he contracted HIV in 2003 and discovered in 2008 […]

A radical anti-choice law in Alabama. would put minors on trial if they do not obtain parental consent. A guardian is appointed for their fetus, and could drag family, friends, and acquaintances into court. In addition, the fetus gets a lawyer. No, seriously. The child (already alive) seeking the abortion (not alive) would be put […]

3 Dead In Alabama UPS Shooting

At least three people are dead after a shooter entered a UPS Customer Center in the Inglenook community in north Birmingham.   At about 9:30 a.m., police received multiple calls of an active shooter as employees fled from the scene. “We have no information regarding the motivation,” Birmingham Police Chief A.C. Roper said.. “We have […]

An Alabama town’s police department explains why an enormous, half a million dollar militarized piece of equipment, obtained from the Pentagon, is necessary in a city with only 6,023 residents. The unrest in Ferguson, Missouri has brought attention to our militarized police departments. Chief Mike Reynolds of Chickasaw says he understands why the MRAP, a mine […]

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