Category Archives: ADF in the News

Conn. family won’t be forced to pay Obamacare elective abortion surcharge

Plan B contraceptive sales violate religious beliefs, Washington pharmacists argue in federal court

Judge: Sectarian prayer allowed at county meeting

County scores major public prayer victory after years-long legal battle

Federal judge rules prayer OK before Forsyth County commissioner meetings

Gilbert schools postpone biology textbook debate

Pro-life family forced onto Obamacare wins battle to avoid paying for abortions

School district gets ‘attaboy’ for smacking down atheist activist group

Forsyth county will argue speech, religion, and discrimination in federal court today

ADF argues govt shouldn’t force Christian pharmacists to dispense abortion-inducing drugs

FIRE, ADF file ‘amici’ brief in Eighth Circuit for student expelled for Facebook posts

Colorado high school bans prayer meeting during ‘free time’

Long Island teenager who was told she couldn’t have Christian club at high school fights back

School tells students to stop praying, singing

Freedom of speech, religion, and the power of the state

ADF, LLDF question illegal abortion-related edict in California

Civil rights commissioner: Forcing Catholic colleges to fund abortion shows ‘contempt’ for religious liberty

Controversial plan to remove abortion from science book stalls

Sex ed controversies in Gilbert, Tempe an anomaly

Colorado high school tells students they can’t pray during free time

ACLU challenges Nebraska same-sex marriage law

Christian college goes to court tomorrow to free itself from abortion-pill mandate

3rd Circuit to hear Christian college’s case against abortion-pill mandate

‘Parsonage exemption’ safe, federal court rules, dismissing atheists’ complaint

California sets dangerous pro-choice trend

U.S. Civil Rights Commissioner points out threats to religious liberty in CA, DC

Parents calling for change in LPS policy

The new culture war

Legal views of same-sex marriage evolve

Ministers could face jail for refusing to perform same-sex marriage ceremony

A brave new world of intolerance

Critics of LPS form group to advocate for parent rights

Indiana Wesleyan, Taylor sue feds

Two KC area companies won’t have to comply with birth control mandate

Court dismisses clergy tax-free housing challenge

Two more businesses win against HHS mandate

In typical fashion, atheists ‘distort’ 1st Amendment

Hitching Post suit delay sought

Report: Coeur d’Alene, Hitching Post want to resolve same-sex marriage dispute outside courtroom

One nation under godlessness

Appeals court dismisses clergy housing lawsuit

Appeals court overturns ruling striking down tax-free clergy housing allowances

High school senior won’t take faith ban lying down

US school bans praying and talking about Jesus during free time

Texas abortion restrictions on judicial roller coaster

School district bans teens from meeting to sing hymns, pray and discuss God during the school day

Colorado Springs student sues high school for banning prayer group

New York court to rehear law targeting pregnancy care centers

Restricted free-speech zones unacceptable on college campus

Christian florist may lose home in battle over same-sex wedding arrangements

Pastor: I’d go to jail before funding abortion

Pastor’s defiant response to California’s abortion mandate: ‘We will take this to the point of being jailed if necessary’

Should pro-life groups be forced to help destroy life?

New York couple sues to recover fines imposed for not holding a same-sex wedding in their home

New York couple appeals $13k fine imposed for refusing to host same-sex wedding on their farm

Court upholds Ohio marriage

Sixth Circuit may force Supreme Court’s hand on marriage

Court breaks ranks, upholds marriage bans