Legal Experts Weigh Implications of Temple U. Speech Case

Pro-Life Group Wins Free Speech Suit

San Diego: Christian Marriage Movement’s Ground Zero

WI: Attorney General taking on Internet predators

El Paso: County names components it wants in sexually-oriented business ordinance

Volokh: Strict Liability, Constitutional Rights, Guns, Speech, Abortion, and Underage Sex

NJ: “Gay marriage–Not if, but when”

Dem Party Platform’s New Abortion Language

    The Democratic Party strongly and unequivocally supports Roe v Wade and a woman’s right to choose a safe and legal abortion, regardless of ability to pay, and we oppose any and all efforts to weaken or undermine that right.


  • Posted: 08/11/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: www.cbn.com

University of California’s rejection of Christian school courses upheld

Hidden epidemic: Children recruited to be sex slaves

HSLDA: “Germany Declares War on Home-Schoolers”

“Santeria priest won’t let religious freedom be sacrificed”

    Soon thereafter, word of the raid made its way to the great defender of Santeria in the United States. That would be Ernesto Pichardo — high priest, physical extension of the fire spirit Shango and co-founder of the Church of the Lukumi Babalu Aye, the first incorporated Santeria church in the nation.


  • Posted: 08/11/2008
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  • Category: Religious Liberty
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  • Source: www.latimes.com

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Uproar Over Loud Prayer Calls in Muslim Morocco

CMI: “NBC Drops the Ball on Teen Sex”

Islam Without Apologetics

    According to received wisdom, an Islamic faith that once tolerantly coexisted with Jews and Christians has been traumatized by the twentieth century and its destructive ideologies (such as fascism, communism, and nationalism), by the depredations of European colonialism and imperialism, and by the displacements wrought by globalization.


  • Posted: 08/11/2008
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  • Category: Miscellaneous
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  • Source: www.city-journal.org

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Islamic Algeria enforces worship restrictions

ADF asks Supreme Court to hear Mich. student religious speech case

ADF today: Mike Johnson to debate Temple U. speech code on Fox News Channel

Malaysia: Muslim protest halts forum on religion

President Bush Says No One Should Fear Religious Freedom, Ends Asia Trip

When it comes to obscenity enforcement, the leading candidates are silent

The LA Times confuses the same-sex “marriage” issue

The Conservative Legal Movement’s Legitimacy Crisis

    In short, the crime of the Supreme Court since the 1930’s, so says this book, has been its refusal to lock in the laissez faire constitutional philosophy that reigned supreme in the decades leading up the New Deal. And that, of course, is the Constitution in Exile line pure and simple.


  • Posted: 08/11/2008
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  • Category: Bench & Bar
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  • Source: www.acsblog.org

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OH: Court dismisses ACLU Contempt Charge over 10 Commandments poster

Mike Leavitt: Physician Conscience

ADF attorneys file brief supporting ‘moment of silence’ in Texas

Federal Court Rules That Schools Must Stop Discriminating Against “Good News Clubs”

Temple University’s ‘Speech Code’ ruled unconstitutional

Maine: Computer repairmen might have to report child porn

ADF: Univ. of Md. to change speech code, speech zone policies

Obama Cover-up Revealed On Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Bill

    Newly obtained documents prove that in 2003, Barack Obama, as chairman of an Illinois state Senate committee, voted down a bill to protect live-born survivors of abortion


  • Posted: 08/11/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: www.nrlc.org

David Freddoso: Obama on education reform

Chris Ayres: Welcome to Nannyfornia

Rod Dreher: Solzhenitsyn and Wojtyla, tragic prophets

    Without a recovery of authentic and authoritative faith and the commitment to live by self-restraint for the greater good, they taught, life and liberty would not be secure, nor would humankind’s future.


  • Posted: 08/11/2008
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  • Category: Miscellaneous
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  • Source: www.dallasnews.com

Gary Becker: “Should gay marriages be allowed?”

    It is still too early to have reliable evidence on the effects on children of being raised by gay parents, but I suspect these effects will be more negative than positive, in part because even married gay couples are likely to dissolve their match at relatively high rates.


  • Posted: 08/11/2008
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  • Category: Marriage & Family
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  • Source: www.becker-posner-blog.com

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Kathryn Jean Lopez on Planned Parenthood and abstinence