Mike's Blog Round Up
February 10, 2015

As I write this on Monday morning, that judicial activist Roy Moore of Alabama is legislating from the bench by ordering the judges in his state to not issue marriage licenses even though the Supreme Court of the United States has denied their request for a stay. Our theme today is The Law.

Booman Tribune looks at the voter ID laws winding its way to the Supreme Court.

BadTux the Snarky Penguin reminds us that the SCOTUS has already ruled on in favor of mandatory vaccines.

Consumerist Manifesto reports on how US Corporations can write off fines as cost of doing business.

Bonus Track: David E's Fablog is following the Downton Abbey-gate of Aaron Schock, as only he can.

Round-up by Tengrain who blogs at Mock, Paper, Scissors and at Liberland. You can follow Tengrain on the electric Twitter machine, too. Send tips, requests, and suggestions to mbru@crooksandliars.com (with "For MBRU" in the subject line).

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