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Hannah Overton free after seven years in jail

By Gary Cumberland
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Courts | A Texas judge released Hannah Overton from jail yesterday morning, allowing the mother of five from Corpus Christi to hold her children for the first time in…

Supreme Court rejects another RU-486 case

By Emily Belz
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Abortion | Today the Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal of a 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruling blocking Arizona’s regulations for the medical abortion…

Serial anti-religion bullies switch targets

Serial anti-religion bullies switch targets

By Sarah Padbury
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Religious Liberty | Two atheists who recently targeted churches in Hawaii that rent space from public schools are continuing their assault on religious liberty—this time, in…

Pregnancy center blames broken lease on Planned Parenthood pressure

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | A California pregnancy center filed suit last week in a California court claiming pressure from Planned Parenthood pushed a landlord to break his lease…

A city in turmoil

By Emily Belz
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Police | New York’s mayor meets with pastors, as protestors surge across Manhattan following a grand jury decision in the death of Eric Garner

Judges fell marriage laws in two Southern states

By The Editors
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Marriage | Federal judges in Mississippi and Arkansas on Tuesday overturned those states’ laws defining marriage as between one man and one woman. Both judges put…

Federal lawsuits challenge Harvard, UNC over race-based affirmative action

By Laura Edghill
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Higher Education | Federal lawsuits filed last week against Harvard University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill allege improper race-based admissions…

Obama he stands

By J.C. Derrick
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Immigration | President’s abuse of power likely to hold up in the courts, but not to provide promised immigration reforms

A legal history lesson in the same-sex marriage debate

By Mary Reichard
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Supreme Court | Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court processed another ruling on the question of same-sex marriage. It let stand a federal judge’s decision ordering South…

GOP files suit against Obama administration

By Leigh Jones
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Politics | House Republicans have filed suit against President Barack Obama, claiming he overstepped his constitutional authority in enforcing parts of Obamacare. GOP…

Appeals court lets ruling against abortion safety law stand

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | A federal appeals court said Thursday it would not reverse its earlier decision to block a Mississippi law that requires abortionists to obtain admitting…

Pro-life leader convicted of cackling

By Bob Brown
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Abortion | Northern Ireland’s leading pro-life activist faces jail time after her conviction Wednesday for harassing the operator of that region’s only abortion…

 
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