On September 29, the Thomas More Society submitted a suit on behalf of Father Trevor Burfitt that charged Governor Gavin Newsom with ”eight distinct violations of Burfitt’s rights under the Constitution of California.“
On December 10, Judge Gregory Pulskamp of the California Superior Court issued a preliminary injunction prohibiting enforcement of COVID-19 related restrictions on Father Burfitt and the mission churches that he oversees.
The injunction has state-wide implications.
According to Thomas More Society Special Counsel Christopher Ferrara:
According to the the Thomas More Society:
The complaint was filed in Kern County and can be downloaded here (pdf).