Those pro-life activists who were arrested on the campus of Notre Dame University in peaceful protests of abortion enthusiast Barack Obama's receiving an honorary doctorate from the supposedly Catholic school are going up against a judge who is married to Edward Manier. (Manier is a Notre Dame professor notorious for his pro-abortion views, political contributions and associations.)
Indeed, Manier has referred to conservative Christians as "fundamentalist mullahs" and "jackleg preachers."
The marriage of the judge to one who holds such extreme and outspoken opinions (and who is an employee of one of the parties in the case, a remarkable conflict of interest that the courts have inexplicably allowed) means that the case is heavily slanted against justice.
Here's more from LifeNews.com.