Appropos of the current controversy over the refusal of Arlington, County, Virginia to allow a Wiccan priestess to officiate at marriages, I’ve listed a few basic steps for anyone who finds hirself dealing with government and corporate officials on such matters:
The actions that you take at the beginning of a case, before you’ve hired a lawyer, often have a huge impact on the final outcome. (Full disclosure: I know Literata and consider her a dear friend. My understanding is that she took and is taking the steps outlined below.)
First, and I know that some of you don’t want to hear this, when dealing with government and corporate officials such as, for example, the clerk of a county court, look and act professional.
That means that, for the half an hour or so that you have to deal with this person . . . .
Read the full post here at the Pagan Square.