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Ruling: West Virginia is allowed to ban abortion pill

(The Center Square) – A federal court in West Virginia determined that the state is able to ban the sale of abortion pill mifepristone. U.S. District Judge Robert C. Chambers… Read More

August 25, 2023
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Judge rejects Maryland parents’ plea to restore opt-out for LGBTQ books

(The Daily Signal) – A U.S. District Court judge denied Maryland parents’ request Thursday for an order allowing them to opt their children out of instruction using LGBTQ… Read More

August 25, 2023
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Missouri law banning trans procedures on kids is ‘about protecting children,’ says AG after defending it in key court hearing

A girl named Chloe testified she still bleeds every day after her transgender double mastectomy four years ago at 15. Another girl, Zoe, testified she wanted the procedure but was… Read More

August 25, 2023
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Public school barred mother from middle school unless she signed an NDA, complaint claims

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A public middle school barred a mother from entering the school building unless she signed a non-disclosure agreement (NDA), according to a complaint obtained by… Read More

August 23, 2023
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Court slaps down FDA again for illegally dropping abortion pill rules

(The Daily Signal) – On Wednesday, for the second time, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit concluded that the Food and Drug Administration violated… Read More

August 21, 2023
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Judge stops schools from telling parents about kids’ gender transitions

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A New Jersey judge on Friday temporarily blocked three school districts from enforcing policies that alert parents if their child is transitioning genders. Democratic New… Read More

August 21, 2023
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California professors sue to block DEI teaching and tenure mandates

(The Center Square) – The Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression, better known as FIRE, filed a lawsuit on behalf of six California community college professors to stop statewide regulations… Read More

August 18, 2023
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Lawsuit over Texas law restricting gender treatments for minors gets court hearing

A two-day hearing in a lawsuit challenging the Texas law banning gender treatments for minors began Tuesday. The new law prohibits minors from receiving treatments such as puberty blockers and… Read More

August 17, 2023
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Catholic preschools sue state officials over law barring them from funding program

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Two Catholic preschools filed a lawsuit Wednesday against Colorado Department of Early Education officials for allegedly excluding them from being accepted into the state’s Universal… Read More

August 17, 2023
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Michigan contractor sentenced to prison for school bribery scheme

(The Center Square) – A former contractor with a metro Detroit school district was sentenced to two years in federal prison for bribing a former school board president to secure… Read More

August 16, 2023
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Biden admin urges colleges to continue to racially discriminate following Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The Biden administration urged colleges and universities on Monday to continue to racially discriminate in an effort to make their student body diverse, following the… Read More

August 16, 2023
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School district allowed to keep child gender transitions from parents, court rules

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A federal appeals court ruled Monday that a Maryland school district can continue to keep students’ gender transitions from their parents. The U.S. Court of… Read More

August 16, 2023
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State Supreme Court says religious schools can require teachers to adhere to faith-based principles

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled in favor of a Catholic school Monday, arguing that religious organizations have the right to require their staff to… Read More

August 15, 2023
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Target sued by shareholder after Pride backlash depreciated stock prices by billions

America First Legal has filed a shareholder lawsuit against Target in response to the retailer’s significant drop in stock price from its pushing of polarizing Pride merchandise. The lawsuit filed… Read More

August 15, 2023
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Teachers’ union drops lawsuit against Tennessee law blocking automatic paycheck withdrawal of dues

(The Center Square) – The Tennessee Education Association dropped its lawsuit about the automatic withdrawal of dues out of teacher paychecks after a three-judge panel denied the group’s request to… Read More

August 14, 2023
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Judge sides with father who school board removed from meeting

(The Daily Signal) – A U.S. district court judge in Texas upheld a father’s claims that school board members and police violated his constitutional rights when they forcibly… Read More

August 14, 2023
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Southwest lawyers ordered by judge to attend ‘religious liberty training’ after failure to comply with previous order

Three lawyers for Southwest Airlines were ordered by a federal judge to attend a “religious liberty training” course after the company failed to comply with a court order. Texas federal Judge… Read More

August 14, 2023
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Court sides with city against fire chief fired for attending church conference

(The Center Square) – The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit sided with the City of Stockton in firing former fire chief Ron Hittle, who argued he… Read More

August 11, 2023
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Banned from taking in foster children, Catholic couple asks: Should foster kids live in hospital hallways or homes?

A Catholic couple has filed a lawsuit alleging Massachusetts denied their foster care license because of their religious beliefs. “Michael and Catherine Burke are a loving couple who want to… Read More

August 10, 2023
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‘Especially cruel’: Mother of Down syndrome daughter calls Montgomery County’s denial to opt out of Pride content ‘an attack on children’

(The Daily Signal) – Muslim and Christian parents protested Wednesday outside the U.S. District Court of Maryland two hours before the court would hear arguments about the… Read More

August 10, 2023