The third branch of Government has spent the last 15 to 20 years and especially the last 5 stepping all over the power of the legislature and the States. It is past time for something to be done about activist Courts and stupid Judges. The latest case in point. Court order blocks Okla. amendment on Islamic law - Yahoo! News Absolutely ignorant. The Courts have no business dictating to the States what they can and can not do. In this particular case no violation of any Federal law or power has occurred which means the Federal Court has no Jurisdiction. And don't cite the 1st Amendment since it declares Sharia law can not be part of our laws to begin with. As for Foreign influence the Constitution also promises that foreign Government INCLUDING their Courts have no say in US law.