Tennessee House Advances Bill Protecting Rights of Faith-Based Foster, Adoption Agencies

Tennessee House Advances Bill Protecting Rights of Faith-Based Foster, Adoption Agencies

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee House of Representatives has advanced a bill that would protect the rights of faith-based state-contracted foster care and adoption agencies to operate in accordance with their religious beliefs. House Bill 836, sponsored by Rep. Tim Rudd, R-Murfreesboro, passed 67-22 on April 1, and is now awaiting a committee hearing in the […]

Lesbian Michigan AG to Prohibit State-Contracted Adoption Agencies From Turning Away Homosexuals

Lesbian Michigan AG to Prohibit State-Contracted Adoption Agencies From Turning Away Homosexuals

LANSING, Mich. — The attorney general of Michigan, who identifies a lesbian, has reached a settlement with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) that will prohibit State-contracted foster care and adoption agencies from discriminating against prospective parents, which includes homosexual households. “Discrimination in the provision of foster care case management and adoption services is illegal, […]

US Civil Rights Commission Urges Transportation Authority to Rescind Ban on Chick-fil-A From Buffalo Airport

US Civil Rights Commission Urges Transportation Authority to Rescind Ban on Chick-fil-A From Buffalo Airport

WASHINGTON — The United States Commission on Civil Rights has sent a letter to the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA), urging the entity to rescind the decision not to allow the popular fast food chain Chick-fil-A from opening a restaurant at the Buffalo Niagara International Airport. Commissioner Peter Kirsanow sent the letter on Monday to […]

Resolution Blasts Rep’s ‘Polarizing’ Prayer Declaring Jesus as Nation’s ‘Only Hope’ and ‘Every Knee Will Bow’

Resolution Blasts Rep’s ‘Polarizing’ Prayer Declaring Jesus as Nation’s ‘Only Hope’ and ‘Every Knee Will Bow’

HARRISBURG, Pa. — A lawmaker in Pennsylvania has introduced a resolution that would collectively chastise a member of the Commonwealth’s House of Representatives for recently declaring Jesus as the nation’s “only hope,” and that at His name “every knee will bow” — among other numerous references — during a prayer that was delivered shortly before […]

18-Year-Old Comes Forward as Mother of Newborn Found Buried in Flower Pot at Texas Cemetery

18-Year-Old Comes Forward as Mother of Newborn Found Buried in Flower Pot at Texas Cemetery

CARROLLTON, Texas — The mother of a deceased newborn baby found buried inside of a flower pot at a Texas cemetery last month has come forward after seeing reports about the incident in the media. “An 18-year-old has come forward and identified herself as the mother of an infant found deceased in a Carrollton cemetery […]

Chick-fil-A Banned From Second Airport, Company Says it ‘Embraces All People’ Regardless of ‘Sexual Orientation’

Chick-fil-A Banned From Second Airport, Company Says it ‘Embraces All People’ Regardless of ‘Sexual Orientation’

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The popular fast food chain Chick-fil-A has now been banned from a second airport following word just last month that the city council of San Antonio, Texas had voted to exclude the company from a food vendor contract. Food court contractor Delaware North has now also decided to keep Chick-fil-A out of […]

Oregon Man With Parkinson’s Disease Seeks to Expand State’s Physician-Assisted Suicide Law

Oregon Man With Parkinson’s Disease Seeks to Expand State’s Physician-Assisted Suicide Law

SALEM, Ore. — An Oregon man who has Parkinson’s disease and memory loss is seeking to expand the state’s physician-assisted suicide law as he believes that current allowances limited to terminally ill patients with six months or less to live exclude some residents who would prefer to end their lives before their condition becomes that […]

‘Swatter’ Whose 911 Hoax Amid Video Game Feud Resulted in Death of Innocent Man Sentenced to Prison

‘Swatter’ Whose 911 Hoax Amid Video Game Feud Resulted in Death of Innocent Man Sentenced to Prison

WICHITA, Kan. — A California “swatter” who made a fake 911 call after agreeing to help a video gamer get back at his “Call of Duty” rival, and whose actions resulted in the death of an innocent man, has been sentenced to 20 years behind bars. U.S. District Judge Eric Melgreen handed down the sentence […]

85-Year-Old Knocked Down, Kicked by Man Stealing Pro-Life Banner Outside San Francisco Planned Parenthood

85-Year-Old Knocked Down, Kicked by Man Stealing Pro-Life Banner Outside San Francisco Planned Parenthood

 SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — An 85-year-old man was recently knocked to the ground and kicked while trying to stop a man from stealing a pro-life banner as he stood praying outside of a Planned Parenthood facility in San Francisco. The incident, which took place on March 21, was recorded on camera, and occured within seconds. The […]