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Phil Robertson

Churchgoer Sues A&E

They're Screwing With My Right to Hate!

12/23/2013 2:58 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF


A self-proclaimed member of Phil Robertson's church is literally making a federal case over Phil's suspension ... he's suing A&E and others because he feels the network is chilling his right to hate homosexuals.

Chris Sevier, who claims to be a lawyer, has previously sued pretty much everyone under the sun, including Bill O'Reilly, CBS, Facebook and Apple. 

This time around, Sevier has put together 91 pages of law and religious propaganda, quoting scriptures about the evils of homosexuality.  Sevier claims the fact that A&E has indefinitely suspended Phil is going to have a chilling effect on other churchgoers -- himself included -- when it comes to preaching what he believes is the word of God.

As for what that word is ... Sevier thinks it's rooted in sin.  He says, if gay marriage is allowed, "citizens in that state should be able to marry their pets" -- he sees no difference.

In addition to suing A&E ... Sevier is suing President Obama, claiming the Prez is in cahoots with A&E to further the pro-gay agenda. 

At one point in the rambling lawsuit, which Sevier says will be filed today, he says, "We live in a Christian nation 'Jack.'"

One final thing ... take a look at some of the pictures Sevier sprinkled in the suit.  We don't know the rhetorical point he's making, but they're hilarious.



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Wonder how many "Phil Pharts in the General Direction of Gays" TMZ is gonna autoload?

201 days ago


I havent seen TMZ this butthurt in like.... FOREVER!

201 days ago


235 cements so far on this article with all kinds of comments directed at Phil and family as being ignorant, yet the article isn't about Phil. It is about Chris Sevier and TMZ decided to put Phil's face on it. Why not try reading before jumping on the band wagon of the media twisting everything to start a fight. I see a lot of ignorance here. Don't need to go to Phil to get it.

201 days ago


This church member is a loose nut head.

201 days ago


Where does he say he HATES? TMZ you guys are morons, so now if someone doesn't agree with homosexuality they automatically hate

201 days ago


i sear i was on dude side but i think he have lost it what does the president have to do with A&E , i swear people blame obama for everything that goes wrong in their dumb lives , stupid need to take responsibilty for their own actions , wow we as americans always want to blame somebody else when **** goes wrong

201 days ago


You either need huge tits or a foul mouth to make it in the shockertainment business today. I don't see no tits on you. What a degraded being.

201 days ago

Mr Rod    

Hopefuly he will win, and take the defendents to the cleaners!

201 days ago


Sounds like he is a career suer.
What i'm most shocked about is that people actually watch that awful show.

200 days ago


Screwing with my right to hate?

Get over yourself TMZ Staffers. Even if Harvey gave this headline the green light - he's still shown more tolerance towards people who he disagrees with than this headline would show.

200 days ago


Jack Thompson, is that you?

200 days ago

philip goodwin    

If a man lies with a male as with a woman, both of them have committed an abomination; they shall surely be put to death; their blood is upon them.

200 days ago


The man a right to hios opinion

200 days ago


Geez what about A&E's right to sell and produce what they want to produce. I thought the right had been pushing for companies to have the same rights as individuals. Plus he signed a contract, and A&E exercised their rights. Everyone else who disagree has the right to yell, picket, and boycott Duck Dynasty and A&E. You know A&E is laughing all the way to the bank.

200 days ago


he's free to say what he wants about gay people. A&E is also free to terminate his employment, it goes both ways. If I had an employee running his mouth saying dumb stuff giving my company negative attention I'd fire him too, he should know better.

200 days ago
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