In 1984, Chief Justice Roy Moore undertook private practice of law in Gadsden. He became a judge of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit of Alabama in 1992, and served until his election as chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court in 2000. In 2003, Chief Justice Moore was removed from his position for standing up for the inalienable right to acknowledge God. He now justice lectures throughout the United States, teaching about America’s history and right to acknowledge God. He is also chairman of the Foundation for Moral Law in Montgomery, Alabama. Moore is the author of So Help Me God.