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MONDAY, NOV 13, 2017  |  4 comments
Judge rules for churches in fight over FEMA hurricane benefits

“The court has set the clock ticking on FEMA’s irrational religious discrimination policy,” said Daniel Blomberg, a lawyer for Becket, a nonprofit religious liberty law firm representing three churches.

“It can’t come soon enough.”

U.S. District Judge Keith P. Ellison ruled against FEMA’s request to delay the case until the end of the month.

The churches, Harvest Family Church, Hi-Way Tabernacle and Rockport First Assembly of God, all were impacted by Hurricane Harvey in August. Their facilities were flooded, even while they were providing benefits to community members, but the government said they would not be allowed to participate in standard recovery aid programs. ...


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JamesC | CA  Find all comments by JamesC
Nothing wrong appealing to law.

But when they had stretched him out for the whips, Paul said to the centurion who was standing by, "Is it lawful for you to flog a man who is a Roman citizen and uncondemned?" - Acts 22:25

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Ivan Karamazov | Living in the middle of this  Find all comments by Ivan Karamazov
These churches are fools. Drawn out to its logical conclusion this does not end well for them....smh
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John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Good for that court.
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Ignominius Emirakan | Flood mud  Find all comments by Ignominius Emirakan
“The churches are not seeking special treatment; they are seeking a fair shake. And they need to know now whether they have any hope of counting on FEMA or whether they will continue to be excluded entirely from these FEMA programs,” the complaint said.

The churches are in Cypress, Cleveland and Rockport, Texas, all in the path of Harvey. Their buildings all were damaged in the flood, with roofs, walls and vehicles gone.

WND also reported that separately, three other churches wrote to the White House asking the president to intervene in the situation.

The nonprofit legal group First Liberty said it had written directly to the White House on behalf of its clients, Trinity Church, Church on the Rock Katy and Grace Community Church.

‘”This is a discriminatory policy started in the past and continued through the Obama administration,” said Chelsey Youman, counsel for First Liberty. “The same religious institutions that are tirelessly serving their communities in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma are being told by the federal government they don’t deserve the nation’s help.”

The letter came after President Trump voiced support for the churches, tweeting that “Churches in Texas should be entitled to reimbursement from FEMA Relief Funds .."

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