Judge Stops Kentucky Police From Recording Churchgoers’ License Plates to Fine Them

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Judge Stops Kentucky Police From Recording Churchgoers’ License Plates to Fine Them

A federal judge granted a restraining order against a Kentucky mayor who promised to record the license plates of Easter church goers, calling the order “unconstitutional.” U.S. District Court Judge Justin Walker granted the temporary restraining order (TRO) preventing Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer from blocking Easter drive-in-services at On Fire Church, the non-profit public interest law firm First Liberty Institute announced in a Saturday press release.

Kentucky To Enforce Quarantine Orders By Recording License Plates Of Churchgoers

Democratic Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said the state will enforce its stay-at-home measures by recording license plates of any person attending Easter services or other gatherings. “This is a time and weekend, a whole week for multiple faiths, that is about faith.