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29-Year-Old Woman Schedules Day to Die After Receiving Terminal Cancer Diagnosis

PORTLAND – A 29-year-old woman has scheduled her own day to die after being told that she has an aggressive form of terminal brain cancer that would take her life in less than a year—a decision that some state puts her in the position of essentially “playing God.” Brittany Maynard of California began experiencing headaches last year shortly […]

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Indiana Trooper Sued for Sharing Gospel During Traffic Stop

UNION COUNTY, Indiana – A police officer in Indiana has been leveled with a lawsuit for sharing the gospel with a driver during a traffic stop. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) is representing complainant Ellen Bogan, 60, who claims that Indiana State Police trooper Brian Hamilton violated her constitutional rights by asking her about her religious […]

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Kentucky Commission Orders Christian Company to Print Pro-Homosexual T-Shirts

LEXINGTON, Ky. – A Kentucky Human Rights Commission examiner has ordered a Christian screen printing company to print t-shirts that bear pro-homosexual messages and undergo diversity training for declining to make shirts for a “gay pride” celebration two years ago. The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Human Rights Commission issued the recommendations of its hearing examiner on Tuesday, declaring that […]

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Illinois Teen Arrested After Attempting to Leave Country to Join Islamic Savage Group ISIS

CHICAGO – An Illinois teenager who lived with his parents just outside of Chicago has been arrested after attempting to leave the country to join the Islamic savage group ISIS, also identifying themselves as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria. Mohammed Hamzah Khan, 19, was taken into custody by the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task […]

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Messianic Jew Deported From Israel Over Evangelism Efforts to Appeal to Supreme Court

JERUSALEM (Morning Star News) – A British messianic Jew deported from Israel last year for participating in an evangelistic outreach to Jews confirmed that he will appeal his case to the nation’s supreme court. Barry Barnett, 50, left the country on Dec. 2 under a deportation order issued by Israel’s Ministry of the Interior. He was […]

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Mennonite Company Granted Permanent Injunction Against Obamacare Abortion Pill Mandate

PHILADELPHIA – A Mennonite manufacturing company headquartered in Pennsylvania has been granted a permanent injunction against what has been called the abortion pill mandate in Obamacare following its win in the U.S. Supreme Court. As previously reported, Conestoga Wood Specialties Corporation, which has 950 employees at its Arkansas, Maryland, Utah, North Carolina and Pennsylvania locations, filed […]

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Former Presidential Candidate: Separation of Church, State Does Not Mean Splitting God, Government

PASADENA, Md. – A former presidential candidate recently taught students at his Maryland-based Institute on the Constitution that separation of church and state does not mean removing God from the government. Michael Peroutka, an attorney who also ran for president in 2004 with the Constitution Party, regularly teaches Christians about the biblical view of government—or […]

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U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear State Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ Cases

WASHINGTON – The Supreme Court cleared the way Monday for an immediate expansion of same-sex “marriage” by unexpectedly and tersely turning away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit homosexual unions. The court’s order effectively makes same-sex “marriage” legal now in 30 states. Without comment, the justices brought to an end delays in in five states— […]

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‘From Birth to Adulthood:’ Christian Group Decries Proposal to Monitor Connecticut Homeschoolers

HARTFORD, Conn. – A national homeschooling advocacy group is decrying a measure proposed by a Connecticut government task force that would allegedly require homeschoolers to undergo screenings to identify those considered to be “troubled.” As previously reported, lawmakers in Connecticut proposed a bill last year that would have mandated mental health assessments for both public […]

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Atheist Activist Group Seeks to End Bible Classes at North Carolina Elementary Schools

SALISBURY, N.C. – A prominent atheist activist organization is seeking to end the presentation of optional Bible classes at several elementary schools in North Carolina. The Madison, Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) recently sent a letter to officials with the Rowan-Salisbury School System after it received a complaint from an unidentified individual who took […]

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