Westboro Baptist Church
The Missouri legislation would make it illegal to disturb, attempt to disturb or vandalize a house of worship in an attempt to protect places of worship.
The Westboro Baptist Church, a controversial religious group infamous for protesting military funerals and organizations sympathetic to homosexual rights, has just released a parody of Whitney Houston’s classic cover, “I Will Always Love You,” which implies that the singer is now in hell.
They target Fort Zumwalt East and Clayton High Schools
Manchester believes limiting where and when group can protest is constitutional
Church members claim soldiers’ deaths in overseas wars are God’s punishment for American tolerance of homosexuality and abortion.
Quinn quietly signed off on the “Let Them Rest In Peace Act,” which pushes protestors back another 100 feet to 300 feet — the equivalent of a football field’s length — at military funerals.
The bureau invited members of the controversial, anti-gay church to participate in training courses for law enforcement personnel.
Senator William Haine of Alton believes that these individuals are simply using protests as an ulterior motive for profit.
Television news is a big reason Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka has gained the notoriety it has.
St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlman speaks with us about the Supreme Court ruling on the Westboro Baptist Church, and we hear from David Kelly of the National Safety Council, Joe Terril of Terril & Company, Dr. Joe Primrose, and Jeff Foxworthy.