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Vandals desecrate crosses in college pro-life display for the second time in four years

    Life Site News: “This incident sadly represents the intolerant attitude on college campuses today towards minority viewpoints expressed there. Rather than set up a counter exhibit to promote abortion, the ‘pro-choice’ activists choose instead to suppress and mock the pro-life display,” wrote Jordan Lorence, senior vice president and senior counsel at the Alliance Defending Freedom, after the 2011 incident. “It is tragic that these students have failed to learn this important truth at a university campus that is at that is supposedly a marketplace of ideas.”


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Should religious organizations be allowed to worship in schools? NYC mayor reconsiders city’s policy

Lawyer: Devout right faces discrimination

U.S. Supreme Court won’t hear appeal of ruling barring NYC churches from meeting in schools

NYC churches praying for help after losing court fights

Everyone but churches can use NYC schools – will the mayor do anything about it?

New York City ban on worship services in schools left intact by Supreme Court

New York City to change rules to allow churches to rent schools

Supreme Court lets ban on churches in NYC schools stand

Supreme Court won’t force NYC to allow after-hours worship in public schools

Supreme Court allows NY schools’ worship ban to stand; churches look to mayor

Justices reject N.Y. church’s bid to use public school space

“Pecan farms, lunch counters, and wedding photography”

Church responds to NYC’s ban on worship services in public schools

Churches wait for SCOTUS to attend to use of school facilities

Alliance Defending Freedom attorney speaks in Augusta about preserving religious liberty

Mayor de Blasio refuses to drop church worship ban in NYC public schools – but this congregation isn’t backing down

Battle still rages for churches that want to meet in NYC schools

Do church signs clutter the right-of-way more than political signs do?

The night before Christmas when astronauts read from the Bible as they orbited the moon

Christmas censorship and the Apollo moon program

Supreme Court could weigh in on same sex marriage bans by next June

NYC school worship ban headed for high court?

Supreme Court, don’t make churches homeless

In 20-year battle, church asks again for freedom to worship

The Wilberforce Academy experience: raising the next generation of Christian leaders

Summer Reading 2014, by Jordan Lorence

The intuitive guide to religious liberty law

Diocese of La Crosse announces keynote speaker

Elmbrook and religion as ‘hazardous waste’

Lawsuit asks Minnesota to abide by ’95 court decision

Did Justice Kennedy ‘Schuette Down’ the Same-Sex “Marriage” ‘Inevitability’ Narrative?

Constitutional rights of NYC churches | OneNewsNow

ADF appeals decision against churches meeting in NYC public schools

Jerry Newcombe: What would the Framers think of evicting churches from NYC schools? | The Christian Post

Jordan Lorence: Opposing government coercion is true “price of citizenship”

“Supreme Court refuses to hear New Mexico photographer’s gay bias case” | Gospel Herald

What would the Framers think of evicting churches from NYC schools? | Jerry Newcombe at Townhall

“Supreme Court declines New Mexico sex discrimination case” | The New American

Appeals court ruling: ban on worship in NYC schools constitutional | The Jewish Voice

Supreme Court declines appeal of Christian photographer ordered to shoot same-sex ceremonies | Christian News Network

Supreme Court delivers setback for frees speech and religious liberty | Acton Institute

Second Circuit keeps doors locked for NYC church | Patriot Post

Ryan T. Anderson: Elane Photography case shows why we must fight against gov’t coercion

“High court won’t hear photog’s gay wedding appeal” | CBN News

Supreme Court declines appeal of Christian photographer | Christian News

    Christian News: “‘Only unjust laws separate what people say from what they believe,’ commented ADF Senior Counsel Jordan Lorence following word that the case had been declined. ‘The First Amendment protects our freedom to speak or not speak on any issue without fear of punishment. We had hoped the U.S. Supreme Court would use this case to affirm this basic constitutional principle; however, the court will likely have several more opportunities to do just that in other cases of ours that are working their way through the court system.’”


  • Posted: 04/08/2014
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Photography case another snapshot of intolerance | Tony Perkins

“U.S. high court won’t hear gay discrimination appeal” | Albuquerque Journal

Supremes “serious” about “gay” suits vs. Christians | WND

“Supreme Court declines case of photographer who denied service to gay couple” | Washington Post

“High court declines photographer’s appeal in gay marriage case” | Washington Times

“A government every American should fear” | WND

Supreme Court declines photographers’ appeal | Baptist Press

“Do gay rights trump religious rights?” | Fox News