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By Ted Cruz
Banning speech with a constitutional amendment is playing with fire
Topic - G.M. "Manoli" Loupassi
The Virginia General Assembly blocked the judicial nomination of a prosecutor and Navy veteran who would have become the state's first openly gay judge after a heated argument in the House of Delegates spilled into the wee hours of Tuesday morning.
"He's eminently qualified," he said. "There are 12 years he's been prosecuting very serious crimes."
But, should such a conflict occur, Mr. Loupassi said, Mr. Thorne-Begland had already indicated he would recuse himself.