ADF to Calif. agency: You cannot force employers to cover abortions

ADF comment on HHS mandate ‘accommodation’

Baltimore attempting to drag pro-life groups into court

Can the government control your conscience?

ADF in the News

New Obamacare contraceptive rule seeks way around conservative legal victories

ADF: Students, faculty benefiting from victories for campus freedoms

Indian villages crack down on Christians

SCOTUS stays marriage ruling in Virginia

Religious Liberty

New Obama birth control fixes for religious groups

The battle over the health law’s contraception mandate – timeline

How the HHS Mandate is just like Groundhog Day

Rules for birth-control mandate after ‘Hobby Lobby’

An update on the “Satanic Black Mass” story

Global: Religious Liberty

Pakistan Christian community outraged following rape of 12-year-old girl by Muslim men

“We prefer to be killed rather than convert”

After 65 years, is China ready to embrace the Pope?

Pope to Iraqi president: ‘I appeal to you with my heart full of pain’

Iraqi TV host cries over plight of Christians

Sanctity of Life

Federal lawsuit filed against new La. abortion law

California forces Catholic universities to cover all abortion

From pro-choice to pro-abortion

The loss of a human life is a tragedy, not a gimmick

Planned Parenthood contractor cited by state for violations

Global: Sanctity of Life

Hundreds rally in Ireland after rape victim says denied abortion

Richard Dawkins is a moral disaster

One doctor’s courageous but lonely battle to reduce maternal mortality

My son has Down’s syndrome and I wouldn’t change a thing

Pope makes strong, silent anti-abortion statement

Marriage & Family

Same-sex marriage vs. the First Amendment

A fourth same-sex marriage appeal filed

Reading the Court’s signals on same-sex marriage

Marriage policy: States should make their own laws

Making marriage-minded decisions

Global: Marriage and Family

Iranian study finds singles having sex, recommends ‘temporary’ marriages

PM praises same-sex marriage in major family speech

Archbishop Negri: echoes of fascism in proposed Italian laws

Questions remain about polygamy law as charges laid against men from B.C. sect

European High Court ruling on marriage

Bench & Bar

Elitist and populist versions of originalism

Indiana’s first female chief justice assumes office

Constitution check: Will there be more Obama appointees on the Supreme Court?

Rearranging the Clerk’s office

Obamacare: text and intention

Global: Bench and Bar

Canada: Harper says he will “respect” Supreme Court’s blocking of Nadon

Canada: Conservatives won’t rule out another attempt to reappoint Nadon

Canada: Supreme Court to rule Friday on Nadon’s appointment

Spain moves to curb universal jurisdiction

Canada: Two ex-SCOC judges offer conflicting views on proposed secular charter


“The Giver”: A new kind of dystopian young adult film

The cruel optimism of modern compassion

More on tweeting without tenure

Tweeting without tenure

Contemporary Christian music’s sinking witness

Global: Miscellaneous

Finding God in secular Europe through film

Attorney General affirms United Kingdom is a Christian nation

Catholic teacher’s union to march in pride parade, Cardinal critical

Alan Sears’ opening remarks at ADF’s Catholic Media Symposium in Rome

U.K. is a Christian nation, right?