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Christian educational ministry wins religious liberty victory 8 years after filing suit

A ministry that teaches children Christian values in released-time programs during school hours but off school grounds has won in court in a case first filed in 2015. Joy El… Read More

December 19, 2023
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This Moms for Liberty leader faced trumped-up harassment charges. Now, she’s suing

(The Daily Signal) – A Pennsylvania Moms for Liberty leader will file defamation lawsuits to restore her good name after she was falsely accused of harassment in what she calls an… Read More

December 18, 2023
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Teacher fired for not using student’s preferred pronouns wins major victory

(The Daily Signal) – In a gratifying win for religious freedom and free speech, the Virginia Supreme Court concluded Thursday that embattled Virginia high school teacher Peter Vlaming, who had been … Read More

December 15, 2023
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Biden DOJ punishes elderly pro-life women for trying to stop abortions; both face jail time

(The Daily Signal) – A federal jury convicted three pro-life activists on Friday for trying to stop abortions from taking place at a Washington, D.C., abortion facility. Read More

December 14, 2023
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Taxpayers’ dollars being used to right an Oklahoma school district’s wrongs in hazing case 

Residents in an Oklahoma school district are facing a 12% tax hike after a school district “dropped the ball” and settled a doomed hazing lawsuit.   “The citizens of our school… Read More

December 13, 2023
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Victory for pro-life group in pregnancy center lawsuit

(The Center Square) – The Thomas More Society is declaring victory after a U.S. District Court shut down Illinois’ pregnancy center law. The lawsuit centered around Senate Bill 1909, which… Read More

December 13, 2023
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Kentucky charter school supporters remain hopeful even after court ruling

(The Center Square) – Proponents of charter schools in Kentucky say they’re not deterred by a ruling from a Franklin Circuit Court judge who found a law requiring funding sources… Read More

December 13, 2023
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Ohio school board faces lawsuit over allegedly illegal special meetings, including one to approve a $170M bond

A mother of three is suing an Ohio school district, alleging the board violated the state’s Open Meetings Act multiple times, including in a meeting to approve a tax-increasing bond… Read More

December 11, 2023
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‘Will not stop now’: AG sues university clinic allegedly transitioning minors for not complying with investigation

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Republican Attorney General Andrew Bailey of Missouri filed a counter-lawsuit against Washington University in St. Louis (WU) Thursday for refusing to provide records regarding its… Read More

December 8, 2023
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‘Only the beginning’: Lawsuits from detransitioners are on rise

(The Daily Signal) – As the number of people who have chosen to detransition out of a transgender identity continues to grow, a parallel increase in lawsuits filed by … Read More

December 8, 2023
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California mom urges Supreme Court review of custody cases for parents who disagree with their children transitioning genders

(The Center Square) – A California mother who lost her daughter to suicide after transitioning and was removed from her custody for not supporting her gender identity filed an amicus… Read More

December 7, 2023
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An ‘activist organization,’ not a school: Father files $3 million lawsuit alleging discrimination against heterosexuals, cisgendered in Denver Public Schools

Claiming his young sons are inundated with “LGBTQIA+” pride flags at school but can’t respond in kind, a father is suing a Colorado school district claiming the practice discriminates against… Read More

December 7, 2023
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Legal victory for life, privacy for pregnancy centers in New York

(The Daily Signal) – After filing a lawsuit, a Catholic community of sisters in New York has won a victory for life and for privacy. In June 2022, … Read More

December 4, 2023
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Parents sue Tennessee school district for ending home instruction to their 7-year-old daughter with cancer

A Tennessee school district is facing a lawsuit for denying home instruction to a 7-year-old student with cancer. “Caroline S. is a seven-year-old second grader who enjoys gymnastics and softball,… Read More

December 4, 2023
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ACLU takes aim at parental rights in Iowa with new lawsuit defending sexual content in schools

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Iowa filed a lawsuit in federal court Tuesday, taking aim at the state’s parental rights bill signed into law… Read More

December 4, 2023
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Lawsuit from transgender lawmaker suing over ‘unconstitutional’ censure dismissed in Montana

(The Daily Signal) – A Montana judge dismissed a lawsuit Tuesday that state Rep. Zooey Zephyr, a Democrat who identifies as transgender, brought against the Montana House of Representatives after… Read More

November 30, 2023
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Michigan Catholic school joined by two religious groups in fight to protect right to hire faculty committed to church teaching

A Michigan Catholic school is fighting the state for the right to hire teachers and staff who share the Catholic faith, and it is now being supported by two other… Read More

November 30, 2023
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High school sues after being penalized for refusing to make girl’s basketball team compete against biological male

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Mid-Vermont Christian School (MVCS) filed a lawsuit against state officials on Tuesday after they were forced out of the state’s athletic association for refusing to… Read More

November 27, 2023
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WILL files amicus brief in support of Oklahoma’s Catholic charter school

The Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty filed an amicus brief in support of the nation’s first-ever religious charter school, which is facing a legal challenge. Ever since Oklahoma officials… Read More

November 27, 2023
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Church appeals law forcing it to pay for elective abortions

(The Center Square) – A Seattle-area church filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit this week after a lower court ruled that the church must pay… Read More

November 27, 2023