Politico: Feds, Northam spar over Virginia stay-at-home order’s impact on churches

Politico: Feds, Northam spar over Virginia stay-at-home order’s impact on churches. “The Justice Department and Gov. Ralph Northam (D-Va.) are squaring off in court over whether Northam’s stay-at-home orders unfairly discriminate against churches and other religious institutions. Northam’s directives responding to the coronavirus pandemic have become a focus of a drive Attorney General William Barr announced last week to scrutinize the virus-related actions of state and local officials for unconstitutional intrusion on individual rights or federal prerogatives.”