UK: Times writer blasts scouts condom plan

“Gone, but refusal to protect LGBT employees not forgotten: HRC responds to resignation of Bush’s special counsel”

Fighting back at sex and slave traffickers

Va. pharmacy follows faith, no birth control sales

San Francisco weighs decriminalizing prostitution

Hollywood money boosts opponents of Calif. marriage amend.

R. Albert Mohler, Jr.: “What’s at stake in the ‘gay marriage’ debate? (part 1)”

AUL: Clarke Forsythe Speaking at Boston College Law School

    Americans United for Life has posted this announcement indicated that AUL Senior Counsel Clarke Forsythe will be speaking at Boston College Law School on October 21st. The topic:  Threatening Women’s Health: How the Federal “Freedom of Choice Act” (FOCA) would …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: blog.aul.org

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Iowa: “Council adopts changes to adult entertainment code”

Massachusetts: Town told to revise its sex shop zoning

ADF: 7th Circuit to hear arguments on Illinois church prevented from meeting at its own property

Jordan Lorence to debate at UCLA: The effects of marriage redefinition on First Amendment rights

DC Cir. blocks release of Chinese Muslims from Gitmo

James Madison Center: Court Sides with West Virginians for Life

LA Times: “Despite what proponents say, its defeat would not change what California’s schools teach.”

Strip-search law suspended: Pro-life protesters shackled, jailed for holding signs

    WorldNetDaily reports:  A county in Maryland has agreed to halt enforcement of a sign ordinance cited when members of a team of pro-life protesters were arrested, shackled and strip-searched while expressing their opposition to abortion. According to a statement from …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Category: ADF in the News
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  • Source: www.wnd.com

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Army of Lawyers to Rock the Vote on Election Day

    Francesca Heintz reports on the American Lawyer:  When this year’s presidential balloting gets underway on November 3 and 4, thousands of lawyers around the country will set aside the billables and devote their time instead to fielding frustrated voters’ calls …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Category: Miscellaneous
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  • Source: www.law.com

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South Dakota Pro-Life Group Files Lawsuit Over Misleading Abortion Ban Ads

    LifeNews.com reports: “. . . Vote Yes for Life says the pro-abortion ads falsely claim that, if Measure 11 passes, government will be involved in deciding if a woman could have an abortion when faced with medical conditions that present …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Category: Sanctity of Life
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  • Source: www.lifenews.com

George Soros Funds Catholic Groups Making Obama Seem Pro-Life on Abortion

    LifeNews.com reports:  ”A Catholic pro-life group says new information adds to the criticism a couple of Catholics organizations have already received for trying to make Barack Obama seem pro-life on abortion. Leading abortion activist and billionaire George Soros is behind the …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Source: www.lifenews.com

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Northern Ireland Sees Thousands Rally Against Abortion, Petitions Presented

    LifeNews.com reports: “Thousands of pro-life advocates rallied in Northern Ireland over the weekend against a measure in a bill in the England parliament that would legalize abortion there. The high turnout at the Rally for Life made it clear that …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Category: Global
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  • Source: www.lifenews.com

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Dennis Prager: “Opposition to California Proposition 8: Hate in the Name of Love”

Summer Associates Feel the Heat: As economy wilts, firms are cutting their summer programs

    Karen Sloan has this report on the National Law Journal.  She writes: “Law students have good reason to be particularly anxious about landing a summer associate position, said Kowalski, the head of recruiting at consulting firm Kowalski & Associates. He estimates that …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Category: Bench & Bar
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  • Source: www.law.com

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“This Is Madness, People”: In Surprise Cameo, Scranton Bishop repudiates vague USCCB statements and pro-abortion politicians

Will Justice Kennedy Recuse Again? IDEA case prospects

    Tony Mauro has this report in the Legal Times that begins: “One of the more confounding Supreme Court happenings of 2007 was Justice Anthony Kennedy’s recusal in two cases involving an important issue arising under the Individuals with Disabilities Education …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Category: Bench & Bar
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Marriage Referendum Leads 52% to 43% Among Likely California Voters

It’s About Conviction, Not Convenience: The Pulpit and Christian Voting

Reliance on Foreign Law — from a Republican Louisiana State Court Judge

Educators’ dues being used against Prop. 8

Iowa Christian Alliance in favor of “no” vote on judges

Next President will shape the Supreme Court

Nebraska lawmakers agree on safe-haven age limit

    The AP reports: “Stung by the abandonments of children as old as 17 under Nebraska’s brand-new safe-haven law, the governor and lawmakers agreed Monday to narrow the law’s broad wording to protect only the parents of newborns from prosecution. Forty of …


  • Posted: 10/21/2008
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  • Source: hosted.ap.org

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Biden says he’d oppose Calif. marriage amendment