News Judge orders Texas man to marry girlfriend and write down Bible verses

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Should we take a stab at guessing what party this judge votes for?



    A Texas man was sentenced to marry his 19-year-old girlfriend, write down Bible verses and attend counseling by a judge as punishment for punching another man in the jaw, according to local television station KLTV.

    The court case stemmed from a February altercation between Josten Bundy, 20, and the ex-partner of his girlfriend, Elizabeth Jaynes. He told the TV station he hit the man twice.

    During his sentencing, Judge Randall Rogers told Bundy he would have to marry his girlfriend within 30 days as a condition of his probation. Bundy said that Rogers gave him the option to sit behind bars for 15 days.

    Bundy asked if he could call his employers to tell them he was going to jail, but the judge declined. Bundy and Jaynes said they feared Bundy would lose his job, so they applied for their marriage license and scheduled a date with the justice of the peace.

    “It just felt like we weren’t going to be able to have the wedding we wanted,” Jaynes told KLTV. “It was just going to be kind of pieced together, I didn’t even have a white dress.”

    Attorney Blake Bailey told KLTV that forcing a couple to marry is illegal and that the sentence likely would have been struck down by a higher court.

    Calls to Judge Rogers’ office were not returned late Friday.
     
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    What the hell?!?! This judge sounds like a lunatic! :nooo:
     
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    I wonder if he would have handed down the same punishment if it was a gay couple ?
    :sgay:
     
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    30 And Lot went up out of Zoar, and dwelt in the mountain, and his two daughters with him; for he feared to dwell in Zoar: and he dwelt in a cave, he and his two daughters.

    31 And the firstborn said unto the younger, Our father is old, and there is not a man in the earth to come in unto us after the manner of all the earth:

    32 Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.

    33 And they made their father drink wine that night: and the firstborn went in, and lay with her father; and he perceived not when she lay down, nor when she arose.

    34 And it came to pass on the morrow, that the firstborn said unto the younger, Behold, I lay yesternight with my father: let us make him drink wine this night also; and go thou in, and lie with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.

    35 And they made their father drink wine that night also: and the younger arose, and lay with him; and he perceived not when she lay down, nor when she arose.
     
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    Um, yeaaaah. Not sure if that's an elected judge or not but he's going to be in deep shit over this.
     
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    This Judge is Mike Huckabee's wet dream.
     
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    Almost as ridicules as making someone buy health insurance. :shitcoffee:
     
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    Oh yeah....GUILTY!
     
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    Just too bizarre.... :ucoffee:
     
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    I'm not sure how constitutional that is.
     
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    That's a rough looking couple who just came out of their teens.
     
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    So, to get back at Obama you are willing to give up more freedom? Got it.
     
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    0.0









    :artiejj:
     
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    Gotta love the south
     
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    Fucking judges.
     
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    These people think this isolated, I grew up in the south in the bible belt. when i first saw the article i didnt think much of it, then i went, uh, wait a sec! :wtf:
     
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    I wonder... could I somehow get a judge to order a woman to marry me?
     
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    Sure.
     
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    You know what is more ridiculous?
    The fact that we have have to pay for insurance for OTHERS via Medicare/Medicaid and we reap no benefit.
    It's Broken
    Most of them have not paid "enough" into the system to cover their expenses.

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