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UK doctor ousted for refusing to call bearded man in hypothetical scenario ‘she’: court hearing

Christian Post – A Christian physician lost his job in a British government agency after he said he would refuse to call a bearded man who is six feet tall “madam,” according to court proceedings. The Telegraph reported Wednesday that Dr. David Mackereth, a disability benefits assessor in the Department of Work and Pensions, is claiming religious …

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Journalist Who Exposed Planned Parenthood Ordered To Pay $195,000 To Abortion Opponents

Last week, a Ninth Circuit panel declined to consider an appeal from undercover journalist David Daleiden regarding a $195,000 penalty he’ll have to shell out to his abortion opponents. Daleiden, who famously exposed alleged baby body part trafficking in 2015 within the abortion industry, including heavyweight Planned Parenthood, was hit with the penalty for using …

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Supreme Court Appears Sympathetic To Christian Baker In LGBT Rights Dispute

Several justices expressed concerns about the integrity of civil rights and public accommodations laws, and the Court generally struggled with the proposition that Phillips has a speech interest in his custom cakes. But Justice Anthony Kennedy and the conservative justices expressed concern about government hostility to religious believers, signaling a potential victory for the baker. …

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India Rules Sex With a Child Bride Is Always Rape in a Massive Win for Girls’ Rights

The Supreme Court’s landmark decision on Wednesday closed a legal loophole that has historically allowed perpetrators of rape to escape punishment. While the age of consent in India is 18, there was a clause in India’s rape laws that lowered the age of consent to 15 if the girl was married. But the court has …

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Federal Court Says Criticism of Islam is Punishable

The First Amendment guarantees that the government cannot suppress free speech or favor a religion — but a court in New Jersey is violating both of those promises. According to a report from the Thomas More Law Center, residents of Bernards Township, New Jersey, have been banned from bringing up the topic of Muslims or …

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Justices Will Hear Ohio Appeal Over Possibly Purging Eligible Voters

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to decide whether Ohio wrongfully purged eligible voters from the state’s registration list. The justices said they will hear an appeal from state officials defending the process against challengers who say it’s illegal. Civil liberties groups had challenged the state’s program for removing thousands of people from voter rolls …

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