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Supreme Court upholds ban on 'material support' to foreign terrorist groups

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Crabtownboy, Jun 22, 2010.

  1. Crabtownboy

    Crabtownboy Well-Known Member
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    I find it strange logic and am trying to understand the Supreme Court when it wrote that a legal and peaceful activity is illegal. Seems this means if your church helps a family from Iraq, Afghanistan or a variety of other countries the church may be treading on very dangerous grounds of being accused of illegally helping terrorists. I remember one of the criticisms of this law when it was being debated was that if a person gave a Bible to a person from one of these countries they could well be charged with the crime of helping terrorists.

    Does this mean that peacemaking is illegal?

    What does this do to Jesus' words in Matthew 5:9

    9. Blessed are the peacemakers,
    for they will be called sons of God.
     
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    carpro Well-Known Member
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    Yet the Obama Administration continues to funnel millions to a known terrorist organization, in open defiance of the law.
     
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    What are you talking about?
     
  4. carpro

    carpro Well-Known Member
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    Figure it out for yourself. It'll do you good. :thumbs:
     
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