Religious Liberty

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Feeling respected

By Marvin Olasky
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News | Colorado’s Masterpiece Cakeshop will no longer sell wedding cakes. That’s because owner Jack Phillips discriminated against two gay men, according to the…

Catholic Church wins hiring case at European rights court

By Andrew Branch
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Religious Liberty | The European Court for Human Rights ruled Thursday that the Roman Catholic Church can base its hiring and firing decisions on its beliefs and conduct…

Canadian lawyers rally against Christian law school grads

By J.C. Derrick
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Religious Liberty | By a 3-to-1 margin, member lawyers of the Law Society of British Columbia voted Tuesday to reverse a previous decision to recognize future graduates from the…

The Benham brothers: Following Jesus should cost you something

By Warren Cole Smith
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Religious Liberty | David and Jason Benham of Charlotte, N.C., have receded from the national spotlight since losing their HGTV reality show over their religious views. But their…

Does the Constitution protect prisoners’ beards?

Does the Constitution protect prisoners’ beards?

By Mary Reichard
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Religious Liberty | A Muslim prison inmate has found some unusual allies in Christians who are defending his right to grow a beard. The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear the…

Anti-mosque today, anti-church tomorrow?

By Ryan Hill
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Religious Liberty | Residents of Murfreesboro, Tenn., will have to get used to crescent moons crowning the two white minarets and emerald green dome of the Islamic Center of…

June crackdown

By Byline withheld
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China | On the eve of today’s Tiananmen anniversary, arrests and beatings hit house church in China

Colorado baker ordered to make same-sex wedding cakes

By Andrew Branch
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Religious Liberty | Colorado’s Civil Rights Commission on Friday ordered a Christian baker to make wedding cakes for same-sex couples, ruling his religious objections did not…

Houston tramples religious liberty with new anti-bias policy

By Andrew Branch
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Religious Liberty | In what some are calling a sham proceeding, Houston leaders on Wednesday approved an Equal Rights Ordinance that adds the LGBT community to the city’s…

Hawaiian churches win partial victory in fight over school rentals

By Sarah Padbury
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Religious Liberty | A judge in Hawaii gutted a new lawsuit on Tuesday filed by two atheists against churches that rent space from public schools. The lawsuit is a renewed effort…

How far is too far?

By Marvin Olasky
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Religious Liberty | Sen. Joe McCarthy terrorized his opponents on the left from 1950 to 1954, but finally went too far, and lawyer Joseph Welch pinned him with the most skilled…

The Benham blues are your blues, too

By D.C. Innes
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Religious Liberty | Here we go again. Having just come off the Brendan Eich scandal—the scandal being that Mozilla essentially fired him—and not long after the Phil Robertson…

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