This article was published by TheNewAmerican.com on Wednesday, May 27, 2021:
In his final judgment in the case Harvest Rock Church v. Gavin Newsom, U.S. District Judge Jesus G. Bernal ordered Newsom to pay the church’s legal fees and related expenses, totaling $1.35 million.
Of course, since the complaint charged Newsom with unconstitutional restrictions against California churches in his “official capacity” as governor, he won’t pay a dime. The citizens of California will.
In November, California voters will likely remember this, along with a very long list of other grievances, when they vote to oust Newsom.
More importantly, however, is what else the ruling accomplished. As Bernal wrote: