Catholic Doctor Wins Religious Liberty Case, Need Not Prescribe Contraceptives

A Philadelphia physician who was fired from her job for refusing to prescribe contraception or the morning-after pill, citing her Catholic faith, has won her case in the Eastern District Court of Pennsylvania. The victory ensures that the conscience rights of other medical professionals will also be respected. For thirty-five years, Dr. Doris Fernandes worked at Philadelphia's District Health Center. But the board-certified pediatrician was fired in 2013, after refusing to prescribe … [Read more...]

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Oklahoma Sends Its Devil to Detroit; Detroit Falls For It

Baphomet

As if Detroit didn't have troubles enough already, the city is about to welcome a statue of Baphomet, a pagan idol "worshipped" by the Satanic Temple. Since the 1970s, Detroit has been known for the widespread arson and vandalism which occur each year on October 30, "Devil's Night." Now, the devil will have his own monument in the Motor City. The one-ton, 9-foot-tall bronze statue will be unveiled July 25, even though protests by pastors and local residents convinced Bert's Warehouse, the r … [Read more...]

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Obama Won’t Take “No” for an Answer, Circumvents the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby Decision

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The victory was brief. Last year's Supreme Court victory for Hobby Lobby has little meaning today, because the Obama Administration has just circumvented the law to extend contraceptive benefits to all.And who's paying for it? Why, you and I, of course, through our tax dollars!The case involving the Green family's Hobby Lobby stores went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court; and last June, the Court ruled that some private companies can be exempted, on religious grounds, from an … [Read more...]

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