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Supreme Court weighs government’s power to restrict speech on social media

(The Daily Signal) – Those hoping for more open discourse on matters of national concern should not await the Supreme Court‘s decision in Murthy v. Missouri with much optimism.  During… Read More

March 19, 2024
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School districts under the spotlight for how they handle their social media accounts

(The Center Square) – School districts around the country are facing issues with how they handle their social media accounts, and the debate has reached the U.S. Supreme Court. Denver… Read More

March 18, 2024
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Former teacher sues Kentucky school board for failures over student’s shooting death

A former high school teacher is suing a Kentucky school board, alleging negligence in failing to prevent the death of a student. Morgan Gilvin filed a petition against the Covington… Read More

March 18, 2024
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Landmark Missouri v. Biden case at Supreme Court Monday, exposing ‘disgusting underbelly’ of government censorship, Sen. Schmitt says

Missouri’s lawsuit fighting censorship of conservatives on social media has revealed the “disgusting underbelly” of the Biden administration’s “vast censorship enterprise,” says U.S. Sen. Eric Schmitt – who filed the… Read More

March 18, 2024
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Black, deaf woman sues Google for ‘using’ her for DEI optics

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The first black, deaf woman to work at Google sued the company for “using” her to fulfill their Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) quota. Jalon… Read More

March 15, 2024
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‘We’re not just fighting for ourselves’: Female athletes sue NCAA for allowing men to compete in women’s sports

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A group of female athletes sued the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Thursday over the organization allowing “transgender” athletes to compete against them and use… Read More

March 15, 2024
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Florida parental rights law survives multiple legal challenges, ends Disney feud

(The Center Square) – Florida has won its legal battle over its Parental Rights in Education Act, which Gov. Ron DeSantis signed into law two years ago this… Read More

March 14, 2024
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Kansas must use sex at birth on driver’s licenses, judge rules in temporary order

A judge ruled Monday that Kansas must list only sex at birth on its driver’s licenses until a lawsuit over the issue is resolved. After the Kansas Department of Revenue (KDOR)… Read More

March 12, 2024
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Ted Cruz slams Biden Justice Department’s collusion with Southern Poverty Law Center

(The Daily Signal) – Conservative U.S. senators condemned President Joe Biden’s Justice Department for receiving a briefing on “hate” from the Southern Poverty Law Center, a far-left group… Read More

March 11, 2024
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Christian employees can challenge mandated DEI trainings on religious freedom grounds, lawyer says

(The Daily Signal) – Christian employees can raise religious freedom complaints against mandated diversity, equity, and inclusion trainings if those DEI trainings force an ideology on them or make them… Read More

March 11, 2024
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Vermont coach fired for views on gender gets settlement; school admits he did nothing wrong

A Vermont high school coach terminated after respectfully expressing his views on the differences between men and women has reached a favorable settlement with the school district. The Lion… Read More

March 8, 2024
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Catholic student sues Virginia school district over transgender policies

A Catholic high school senior has filed a lawsuit against Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) in Virginia over the district’s pro-transgender policies, which the student argues violate the constitutional rights… Read More

March 8, 2024
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Is Stanford still discriminating on the basis of race?

(The Daily Signal) – In Students for Fair Admissions v. Harvard, the Supreme Court last June banned schools from discriminating on the basis of race in admissions. Read More

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Lawsuit: Biden admin withheld records of work with Soros-linked groups on Title IX gender identity rule

Parents Defending Education (PDE) filed a new lawsuit last week against the U.S. Education Department for failing to disclose communications it had with activist groups funded… Read More

March 7, 2024
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Court rules Biden admin can’t force Christian health care workers to perform trans surgeries

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A district court ruled Monday that the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) violated the First Amendment by attempting to force religious health care workers to… Read More

March 5, 2024
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Group drops lawsuit as VA secretary promises ‘gender-confirmation’ surgery coverage

(The Center Square) – A group representing transgender veterans has dropped a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs after getting a letter from Veterans Affairs Secretary Denis McDonough. The Transgender… Read More

March 4, 2024
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Two more school districts sued for electioneering

(The Center Square) – More public-school districts are being sued for allegedly using taxpayer resources to instruct staff to vote against school choice candidates in the Republican primary election regardless… Read More

March 4, 2024
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Former St. Louis principal pleads guilty after using school funds to hire a hitman to kill pregnant girlfriend 

A former principal of a Missouri middle school pleaded guilty Wednesday to felony charges related to a 2016 murder-for-hire conspiracy fueled by school funds. Cornelius Green stole $2,500 from Carr… Read More

March 1, 2024
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Americans with traditional religious beliefs ‘will be labeled as bigots and treated as such by the government,’ warns Justice Alito in rare statement

The Supreme Court may have declined to hear a discrimination case, but Justice Samuel Alito used the opportunity as a teaching moment about the threat of religious discrimination he sees… Read More

March 1, 2024
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Missouri AG sues Planned Parenthood for ‘trafficking minors’ to get out-of-state abortions

(The Daily Signal) – The attorney general of Missouri is suing Planned Parenthood, the largest abortion provider in the United States, for “trafficking minors out of state to… Read More

February 29, 2024