If the lower court’s ruling is overturned, the prosecution will almost certainly appeal further. On the other hand, if the lower court’s ruling is sustained, the defense will certainly appeal. That appeal would go directly to SCOTUS, to be taken up at the Justices’ discretion.
During a House Judiciary Committee hearing, the head of the FBI disagreed with Rep. Chip Roy's assertion that the armed raid was 'tyrannical,' saying that agents did not storm the house carrying firearms despite Houck's wife saying that's exactly what happened.
According to Rep. Jim Jordan's April 11 letter, the FBI's plan included contacting 'mainline Catholic parishes' and the local 'diocesan leadership,' as well as leadership within the SSPX in Richmond to 'develop news sources' to report on what the FBI alleges to be 'suspicious activity.'
'Under the Biden administration, we have already seen the FBI being weaponized, at the request of the National School Boards Association, against the rights of public school parents in Loudoun County, VA and elsewhere,' Virginia delegate Dave LaRock told LifeSiteNews.
The Progressive Anti-Abortion Uprising alleges that the suspected FBI informant ‘arrived late to the meeting, was wearing a black mask, and left early,’ though not before he allegedly created a recording used in federal court against PAAU director of activism Lauren Handy.