Human-Trafficking Report Ignores Role of Pornography

    Citizen Link reports: “The U.S. still produces a majority of the world’s pornography. By not enforcing our own laws against the sale and distribution of obscene pornography, we are complicit in fueling a global industry that sexually exploits and abuses …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Miscellaneous
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  • Source: www.citizenlink.org

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Washington Post: “Faith Lets Some Kids Skip Shots”

Eugene Volokh: What Next for Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell?

Stop All “Disparaging Remarks About Gays and Homosexuals”

McConnell not satisfied with today’s confirmations

    Confirm Them reports: The Senate confirmed three district court nominees today: Mark Davis of Virginia and Stephen Limbaugh and David Kays of Missouri. Sen. McConnell took the opportunity to chastise the Democrats about their obstruction of circuit nominees and to …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Bench & Bar
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  • Source: www.confirmthem.com

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Nantucket man sentenced to 25 years on child porn charges

Virginity pledges help some delay sex – US study

    Reuters reports: Taking a pledge to remain a virgin until married may help some teens and young adults in delaying the start of sexual activity, U.S. researchers reported Tuesday. A study by the Rand Corporation research institute found that 34 …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: www.boston.com

Salvadoran lawmakers unanimous against abortion

Jordan annuls Christian convert’s marriage

NCPA: Problems with CDC statistics on sexually transmitted disease in girls

    The NCPA Policy Digest reports: In March 11, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that one in four teenage girls has a sexually transmitted disease.  This eye-popping statistic made headline news everywhere. Neil Munro of the National …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Marriage & Family
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  • Source: www.ncpa.org

NY Times: “Gay Unions Shed Light on Gender in Marriage”

Canada: Strib Clubs seek immigration loopholes due to lack of foreign dancers

ADF defends FCC indecency regulations at U.S. Supreme Court

Okla. Gov. vetoes ‘Religious Viewpoints Antidiscrimination Act’

“Media Ignore Impending Collision: Gay Rights vs. Religious Liberty”

School Apologizes to Muslim Student Over Graduation Held in Church

‘Might our religion be killing us?’ Religions that encourage large families

    Michael Medved interviewed a Southern Baptist minister, Oliver “Buzz” Thomas, who authored this article that appeared in USA Today on April 21, 2008 titled: ‘Might our religion be killing us?‘ Thomas asks: “Is what we preach — and ultimately, what …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life

Supreme Court Clerk Hiring Watch: What’s Up With OT 2009?

Iowa: Abortion pill worries spark local protest

NY AG: 3 net providers to block Web sites with child porn

Planned Parenthood Targets Native Americans with Abortion

    LifeSiteNews.com reports: The American abortion lobby claims to be an equal-opportunity abortion provider, looking out for the needs and wants of all women. Not so. Big Abortion devotes an inordinate amount of attention to Blacks, Hispanics, and Alaska Natives who, …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: www.lifesitenews.com

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Law School Deluge: One Loss, Two Wins in search for accreditation

NY: “The State Adopts New Rules for LGBT Youths in Juvenile Detention”

New Philadelphia police commissioner pushes homosexual agenda

Roman Catholics for Obama ’08

    There is a psychological-emotional attraction to Obama that goes beyond the traditional reasons explaining why people, Catholics included, support certain candidates.


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: www.ignatius.com

Bar Association and Sen. Joseph Biden Enlist in War on Dads

    Phyllis Schlafly has this article on Townhall. She writes: Dr. Stephen Baskerville’s landmark 2007 book, “Taken into Custody: The War Against Fathers, Marriage, and the Family” (Cumberland House), poignantly describes how attorneys advise divorced wives seeking child custody to accuse …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Marriage & Family
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  • Source: www.townhall.com

Dennis Prager: When I Was a Boy, America Was a Better Place

    Dennis Prager writes on Townhall: The day the O.J. Simpson verdict was announced, I said to my then-teenage son, “David, please forgive me. I am handing over to you a worse America than my father handed over to me.” Unfortunately, …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Marriage & Family
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  • Source: www.townhall.com

What the Summer Associate Needs to Know: Professionalism Is Everything

    Thomas J. Coyne reports on the National Law Journal: Professionalism must drive everything an attorney does in his or her legal career. Colleagues expect it, and clients demand it. It is critical that attorneys demonstrate a level of excellence that …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Bench & Bar
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  • Source: www.law.com

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“Attorneys: Lifting gay marriage ban was landmark decision”

Church of England: Government Favors Islam

    The British government’s “deep religious illiteracy” is failing society as it discriminates against Christian churches and favors other faiths, including Islam, the Church of England fires off in its strongest attack on the government in decades.


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Global
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  • Source: www.foxnews.com

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The Founding Fathers on Creation and Evolution

“Thick Instrumentalism and Comparative Constitutionalism: The Case of Gay Rights”

Obama reaches out to Clinton’s homosexual supporters

Conservatives and Science

    Conservatism has often had a hard time with science. One obvious reason is that many scientific findings can create technological changes, which in turn can upend traditional social arrangements. Conservatives value these arrangements, and so resist the findings.


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Miscellaneous
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  • Source: article.nationalreview.com

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Turkey: ‘The Constitutional State is in Danger’

    Spiegel Online reports: Turkey’s highest court upheld a ban on wearing headscarves in universities on Thursday. The court is likely to rule on a far more explosive issue later this year: the legality of the ruling Islamist-rooted AKP party. In …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Global
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  • Source: www.spiegel.de

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Israel’s ambassador says Britain has become a hotbed of radical anti-Israeli feeling

    The Telegraph reports: Ron Prosor claims that while the UK was once admired for its liberal fairness and decency, in recent years extremists have “hijacked” its debate over Israel. He says his country has been turned into a “pantomime villain” …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Global
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  • Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

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Jennifer Roback Morse: Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ and the Persecution of Civil Society

On the reshaped Supreme Court, O’Connor’s legacy is fading away

Abortion foes take battle beyond Roe: Makeup of high court is political focal point, but activists cutting access with ruling intact

    The Chicago Tribune reports: Troy Newman appears to be just about the happiest person who ever set foot in an abortion clinic. “We’re winning,” Newman says excitedly. “We’re winning the youth. We’re winning the hearts and minds of the people.” …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: www.chicagotribune.com

Declining membership, baptisms worry Southern Baptists

    USA Today reports: For most of four decades, Southern Baptists could boast of rising membership even as more moderate and liberal Protestant denominations lost members in droves. But with membership slightly down last year, and flat for the past five, …


  • Posted: 06/10/2008
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  • Category: Miscellaneous
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  • Source: www.usatoday.com