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Liberty Counsel Files Brief with High Court Supporting Privacy for Signers of Marriage Petition

If the U.S. Supreme Court condones making public the names and addresses of individuals who signed the petition, supporters in Washington would likely face the same persecution as did supporters of Proposition 8 in California. There, when records were made public by a local judge, marriage supporters received death threats, envelopes with white powder, damage to their property, were forced to resign their jobs, and received confrontational calls and emails from same-sex marriage activists.

Cornell Continues Befuddlement Over Freedoms of Religion and Association

Liberty Alerts, TheFIRE.org According to The Cornell Daily Sun, last Thursday the Cornell Student Assembly passed "Resolution 44," which, the Sun reports, mandates that "All...

Christian speech targeted as 'hate' — 'Gays' pledge to 'pursue every method' of protesting school flyers

Liberty Alerts, World Net Daily. Bob Unruh A campaign has been launched in Montgomery County, Md., to classify the speech of advocates for people who...

Christian speech targeted as ‘hate’ — ‘Gays’ pledge to ‘pursue every method’ of protesting school flyers

Liberty Alerts, World Net Daily. Bob Unruh A campaign has been launched in Montgomery County, Md., to classify the speech of advocates for people who...

Defending Religious Liberty at Hastings Law School

Liberty Alerts, Liberty Counsel Washington, DC – Liberty Counsel has filed an amicus brief at the U.S. Supreme Court supporting a law school student group of...

Religious Freedom Is A Religious Duty — James Madison

American Minute with Bill Federer James Madison's defense of religious freedom began when he stood with his father outside a jail in the village of...

Our Institutions Presuppose a Supreme Being — Justice William Orville Douglas

American Minute with Bill Federer William Orville Douglas died JANUARY 19, 1980. He was a Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court for 36 years, after...

A Plea for Religious Toleration — Roger Williams

Liberty Letters, 1644, Roger Williams First, that the blood of so many hundred thousand souls of Protestants and Papists, spilt in the wars of present...

Almighty God Created the Mind Free — Thomas Jefferson

American Minute with Bill Federer “Each year on JANUARY 16, we celebrate Religious Freedom Day in commemoration of the passage of the Virginia Statute for...

Georgia's Founder, James Oglethorpe

American Minute with Bill Federer Educated at Oxford, James Oglethorpe joined the Austrian army at age 17 and helped free Belgrade from Muslim Turks. Returning...

Christmas Returns to Oregon School

Liberty Alerts, Liberty Counsel Ashland, OR – Principal Michelle Zundel of Bellview Elementary School in Ashland, Oregon, has reversed her prior decision banning Christmas trees...

God Cares: Getting it Right About The Separation of Church and State — Taylor

Prophet Statesmen, Volume I, No. 47, Taylor Excerpt from President John Taylor's 1844 Millennial Star editorial, see MS-5: 8-9. No one can be more opposed to...

Oaks: Silencing Religious Voices in the Public Square

Modern Prophets Speak, Volume I, No. 18, Oaks Excerpt from Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles’ talk, “Religious Freedom," given...

Why Sabbath Civil Laws Still Matter, by Steve Farrell

As members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, we believe, and declare that the heavenly commandment "to remember the Sabbath, to...

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