birther http://wfpl.org en Louisville Write-In Presidential Candidate Files Birther Lawsuit http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-write-presidential-candidate-files-birther-lawsuit <p>A <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-couple-files-write-candidates-president-and-vice-president">Louisville doctor running for president as a write-in candidate</a> is aligning with the <a href="http://articles.cnn.com/2011-04-27/politics/birthers.evidence_1_birther-movement-barack-obama-citizenship?_s=PM:POLITICS">so-called "birther" movement</a> in a lawsuit questioning President Obama's citizenship.</p><p>Anesthesiologist Todd House is running on a ticket with his wife, and according to <em>The Courier-Journal's</em> Joe Gerth, he filed a suit on August 10 alleging Mr. Obama is not a "natural born" citizen and is therefore unqualified to run for president.</p><p>From <a href="http://www.courier-journal.com/article/20120822/NEWS01/308220104/Doctor-sues-President-Barack-Obama-removed-from-Kentucky-ballot?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|News&amp;nclick_check=1">The C-J</a>:</p><blockquote><p>About 20 similar cases have been filed across the country. All of the cases that have come to a conclusion have been rejected by judges — both in federal and state courts — and most have failed on technical reasons. Courts have rejected several of the cases, ruling that those who filed the suits didn’t have “standing” to bring them. Thu, 23 Aug 2012 12:35:00 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 1421 at http://wfpl.org