Hearts, minds and cakes

La. Marriage and Conscience Act protects freedom of Louisianans

ADF in the News

Scouts president: Gay leader ban unsustainable

NY can ban ‘Choose Life’ license plates as DMV program upheld

Religious Liberty

Atheist woman sues New Jersey for rejecting ’8THEIST’ vanity license plate while accepting ‘BAPTIST’

School bans Jesus, Bible from child’s assignment

Washington Update: Religious freedom and safety: ‘A difficult issue’

HB 707 was about freedom and tolerance

After court-martial, this Marine cites religious freedom in her continued legal fight

Global: Religious Liberty

Students attempt to ban Bible from halls

Pope: end “unacceptable crime” of persecution of Christians

Heads LGBTs win, tails Christians lose

One year after Meriam Ibrahim’s release, two Christians face possible death penalty in Sudan

Sanctity of Life

Aetna fined for paying for abortions for women who didn’t qualify for them

HHS guidance on insurance companies in violation of the HHS contraceptive mandate

7th Circuit denies Notre Dame preliminary injunction in its contraceptive mandate challenge

Terminally ill California mom speaks out against assisted suicide

Global: Sanctity of Life

China: Five months pregnant woman ordered to have abortion

‘Scandalous’ for UN to push abortions on girls raped by Boko Haram, says pro-life Nigerian groups

Disabled man seeks pro-assisted suicide court ruling

Intl NGOs abort the truth about Paraguay’s pro-life stance

Hard to find a Dutch doctor who will not kill

Marriage & Family

Standing athwart the march of history, yelling, “Stop! Wait for me!”

Boy Scouts presidents calls for lifting the ban on gay troop leaders

Mental health’s LGBT blind spot

What the ‘mounting evidence’ on working moms really shows

Global: Marriage and Family

Canadian Catholic church sued for not letting boy use girl’s bathroom

Same-sex marriage for Church of Scotland ministers? – not just yet

Conscience and cake

Church of Scotland congregations may ‘opt out’ of biblical definition of marriage

Ireland votes in referendum on same-sex marriage

Bench & Bar

Why it’s every citizen’s job to interpret the Constitution

Texas judge disciplined for religious-cultural bias

Citizens, unite! Part two of your Constitution primer

Everything you need to know about Constitutional law

Global: Bench and Bar

Gov’t power being used to force secularization

Trinity Western law students OK to practise in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Supreme Court rules in favour of Christian university in B.C.


What creative fiction can (and cannot) do

Muting friends’ political views on Facebook is as easy as clicking ‘unfollow’

Fear and loathing in American politics

The Power of Drudge (Infographic)

Iowa pastors play influential role in presidential race

Global: Miscellaneous

Survey finds major gender divide in religious beliefs in UK: Most men in 40′s are atheists, but twice more women believe in God

Barbie as the Virgin Mary? Ken as Jesus? Italian Catholics are not amused

Why Sweden’s election matters for American conservatives

Finding God in secular Europe through film

Attorney General affirms United Kingdom is a Christian nation