Over at MSNBC.com, an AP article has the headline, ‘Thank you, Jesus!’ lands man in slammer. But, in the last paragraphs we find this:
Just before the verdict was announced on June 29, Border called city Deputy Prosecutor Sean Sanada and Kwock to the bench and told them he didn't want a show of emotion by either side, according to a defense request to dismiss the contempt charge.It wasn't the content that got the man in trouble even though the headline implies it was. Will Bill O'Reilly or John Gibson use this in their next book as "proof" of a war on Christianity?
When Stowers made his remarks after the verdict was announced, the judge told him, "There will (be) no more of that," the papers said.