Now North Carolina Students Have the Right to Pray, Just Like the Rest of Us!

School prayer

This week, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed into law a bill which protects the religious rights of students in North Carolina schools.The new law, which takes effect immediately, protects student-led prayer--allowing students to pray silently, out loud, alone or with others, to the same extent as a student is permitted to reflect, meditate or speak on nonreligious matters.Students will be permitted to organize prayer groups and/or religious clubs.And students will be … [Read more...]

IRS to Pay $50,000 Fine for Leaking Conservative Group’s Tax Return – UPDATED

NOM and IRS

The Internal Revenue Service has agreed to pay $50,000 in damages to the National Organization for Marriage (NOM) after unlawfully releasing the conservative organization's 2008 tax return to the Human Rights Campaign, a gay rights group.NOM, which was one of the organizers of the March for Marriage on June 19, works to defend the institution of marriage at the local, state and national levels. ¬†They work with legislators, by informing voters when they head to the ballot box, and by giving … [Read more...]


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