Christ’s Ambulance Chasers The Liberty Counsel Threatens to Sue The State of Kentucky

Christ Ambukance Chasers

The notoriously anti-gay hate group the Liberty Counsel is threatening to sue the state of Kentucky over a year-old policy that prohibits anti-gay comments to youths at the state’s juvenile detention centers after a Baptist “Minister” declared that he could not adhere to the state law.

On July 7, Pastor David Wells was asked to leave the Warren Regional Juvenile Detention Center in Bowling Green after Wells told state officials that he couldn’t comply with their April 2014 anti-discrimination policy requiring “fair and equal treatment without bias” for “lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and intersex juveniles.”  Under the policy, detention center staff and volunteers cannot tell the juveniles “that they are abnormal, deviant, sinful or that they should change their sexual orientation or gender identity,”

Restricting the free speech of a Baptist minister is a violation of the federal and state constitutions, Liberty Counsel attorney Richard Mast Jr. “It is not ‘hatred’ or ‘bias’ to lovingly point out the harms of homosexuality, and the power of Christ to change lives, should the occasion require it,”

Christ’s Ambulance Chasers, The Liberty Counsel also represents Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, who is being sued for refusing to issue marriage licenses following the U.S. Supreme Court’s legalization of same-sex marriage last month.

May the power of publicity compel you!

About Will Kohler

Will Kohler is one of America's best known LGBT historians, He is also a a accredited journalist and the owner of A longtime gay activist Will fought on the front lines of the AIDS epidemic with ACT-UP and continues fighting today for LGBT acceptance and full equality. Will’s work has been referenced on such notable media venues as BBC News, CNN, MSNBC, The Washington Post, The Daily Wall Street Journal, Hollywood Reporter, and Raw Story. Back2Stonewall has been recently added to the Library of Congress' LGBTQ+ Studies Web Archive. Mr. Kohler is available for comment, interviews and lectures on LGBT History. Contact:

1 thought on “Christ’s Ambulance Chasers The Liberty Counsel Threatens to Sue The State of Kentucky

  1. If pastor Wells chooses to preach that hate from the pulpit of his church, that is the choice of him and the congregation he represents. There is sufficient scientific evidence to deny the reality of his assertions and enough other religious organizations which no longer hold these unenlightened perspectives to restrain inflicting such vitriol on young, troubled minds. It is people the likes of Wells who lead teens not to any salvation other than the taking of their own lives.

What do you think?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.