Category Archives: ADF in the News

Houston withdraws subpoenas from pastors

Houston mayor tries to calm uproar over subpoenas

Houston mayor withdraws pastor subpoenas after national uproar

Special event: Stand for Houston pastors

Houston mayor drops bid to subpoena pastors’ sermons

City of Houston withdraws subpoenas entirely

Houston mayor to pastors: On second thought, let’s forget about those subpoenas

Annise Parker withdraws efforts to subpoena Houston pastors’ sermons

Court rules Obama admin can’t force Catholic college to obey HHS mandate

Houston, we have a problem!

She wanted sermons, she got them! Mayor who tried to subpoena city’s pastors is flooded with Bibles

North Carolina law letting women see ultrasound of baby before abortion heads to court

Victory: Court rules in favor of Ave Maria School of Law against HHS mandate

Idaho town bridling in their religious discrimination?

Q&A: Couple look to Paul’s example in resisting order to perform same-sex marriage

‘It has come time to stand against tyranny’

DC bill would force pro-life groups to cover elective abortion in health insurance

Maricopa County clerk transfers to avoid issuing same-sex marriage licenses

Cross called constitutional since it ‘memorializes’ soldiers

Churches urged to join forces against abortion-coverage mandate

California ups the abortion ante

Churches now forced to pay for abortions in California

Mayor Parker responds to subpoena controversy

Catholic educators appeal to Obama administration for relief from HHS mandate

City backs down, Idaho wedding chapel won’t have to marry same-sex couples

Planned Parenthood abortion biz lies to North Dakota voters about Measure 1

Defending churches: ADF challenges government assaults on religious freedom

The FAQs: Are ministers in Idaho required to conduct same-sex weddings?

Hitching Post lawsuit gains national attention

Judge resigns so he won’t have to marry same-sex couples

City’s subpoenas of pastors’ sermons draw ire

Unholy coercion on abortion funding in California

Idaho city: Chapel owners exempt from discrimination law

Lawyer: ACLU is ‘terrified’ and ‘running scared’ from the case of the Christian ministers who refuse to perform same-sex weddings

The Johnson Amendment: Freeing America’s pastors from IRS intimidation means repealing it

Idaho: City demands pastor perform same-sex ceremony or go to jail!

Is California forcing churches to pay for abortions?

Houston: Stand down!

Mike Huckabee, Phil Robertson join ‘I Stand Sunday’ event to support Houston pastors subpoenaed for their sermons

North Carolina judge resigns in protest after Supreme Court shoots down marriage amendment

Hitching Post sues Coeur d’Alene

Civil-rights official chastises Houston Mayor

Who are the 5 pastors in the Houston sermon subpoena scandal?

Churches slam back against state order to pay for abortions under Obamacare

Nazareth Area School District settles lawsuit over banned Valentine’s Day cards with religious notes

Nazareth Area School District settles suit over religious Valentine’s Day cards

Why are these pastors being threatened with fines of $1,000 per day?

What’s next for the Christian chapel owners who refuse to back down from refusal to perform same-sex marriage?

ADF offers guidance to NC, Ariz., Idaho, Nev. officials responsible for issuing marriage licenses

Churches sue California over abortion coverage mandate

Look closely at these gov’t letters. The ‘elective abortion’ language could have major implications for churches

US Civil Rights Commissioner to Houston Mayor Annise Parker, “Back off”

Pennsylvania school district changes policy in Valentine’s Day card free speech case

Pennsylvania school changes policy on ‘Valentine’s Day card’ free speech

Pocatello for-profit wedding chapel to accommodate same-sex marriages

Why CA can order churches to cover abortion

N. Idaho wedding chapel sues over same-sex marriage

Idaho couple facing fines, jail time for not hosting same-sex weddings may be saved by state law

‘Action alert’ storm over Hitching Post hits CdA

Will a Texas law bring another great abortion case to the Supreme Court?

Hawaii same-sex marriage lawsuit declared moot