For anyone who has been following the pattern of erosion to our voting rights, civil rights, and the rapid fire GOP attacks on women’s rights and the LGBT community, an Article V “con-con” should come as no surprise. […]
Mathew Staver, the attorney who represents embattled Rowan County, Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, infamous for being jailed after denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples, admitted that his law firm, Liberty Counsel, had been advising Republican legislators about drafting up measures that encroach upon LGBT peoples’ rights.
According to CBS, Liberty Counsel had sent lawyers to all 50 states to influence legislators, and as a result, bills were filed in at least 20 states. […]