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  • August 01, 2015
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Biblical counseling axed from Ky. Juvenile Dept.

    An ordained ministers’ volunteer credentials have been revoked by the Kentucky Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) because he couldn’t sign a statement vowing to refrain from informing juvenile inmates that homosexual behavior is sinful.

  • July 31, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    ADF hopes for 'clarity' from high court

    Four Oklahoma Christian universities, along with a growing number of other plaintiffs, have appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court for relief from the Obama administration's contraceptive mandate. 

  • July 31, 2015
    Charlie Butts

    Journalist recoups religious liberty after lawsuit

    An Iowa journalist has been vindicated after making comments on his personal blog, but he paid a price for sticking to his faith.

  • July 28, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Common Core battle in Show Me State

    A lower court in Missouri found that the state's Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium testing is illegal. The state is appealing and a public interest law firm has joined in to support the plaintiffs.

  • July 28, 2015
    Charlie Butts

    Pro-lifers' arguments ignored in court

    Kansas pro-life residents are waiting to see how long one judge can delay pro-life laws. At this point it's not just the babies, but also the women, who are paying a price.

  • July 26, 2015
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Pastor prays at school, district fined $7.5K

    A school district in Mississippi received a $7,500 fine for allowing a pastor to open up an event in prayer and permitting Bibles to be handed out on campus.

  • July 27, 2015
    Charlie Butts

    An individual's battle against abortifacient mandate

    A lower court is now being told to take a closer look at a Missouri lawmaker's lawsuit against ObamaCare.

  • July 25, 2015
    Charlie Butts

    Pharmacists' consciences on trial

    Alliance Defending Freedom may have to go to the nation's high court to obtain religious freedom for pharmacists in the state of Washington.

  • July 24, 2015
    Bob Kellogg

    Schools' health plans being 'hijacked,' says attorney

    An appeal is in the works after a federal appeals court ruled against four Oklahoma Christian universities and ordered them to follow the Obama administration's abortion-pill mandate.

  • July 24, 2015
    Charlie Butts

    TX court sidelines Houston's pro-LGBT ordinance

    The Texas Supreme Court has overturned a lower-court ruling that prevented voters in Houston from deciding for or against an ordinance providing special rights to homosexuals.

  • July 24, 2015
    Chad Groening

    Testimony: 'Sanctuary city' policies hurt families

    A public interest group is fighting Cook County, Illinois’ sanctuary policy for illegal aliens.

  • July 24, 2015
    Charlie Butts

    Attorney: City's threat has chilling effect on business

    An Idaho same-sex "marriage" case could have ramifications for other businesses in the state.