U.S. Supreme Court

Thumbnail baby 1 credit unsplash cna After court ruling, Tennessee to stop enforcing two pro-life laws

Nashville, Tenn., Apr 20, 2017 / 01:44 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The state of Tennessee has agreed to stop enforcing two abortion restrictions which are...

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With the election of a new president less than a year away, at least one thing about the outcome seems reasonably clear: whoever the winner turns...

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Thumbnail bridal flowers credit clotee allochuku via flickr cc by 20 cna 6 3 15 Christian florist loses religious liberty case, will appeal to US Supreme Court

Seattle, Wash., Feb 16, 2017 / 03:35 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A Washington state florist must pay fines and legal costs for conscientiously objecting...

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Thumbnail capitol at sunset credit vgm8383 via flickr cc by nc 20 cna 2 Congress combats targeting of traditional marriage advocates

A new bill protecting the religious liberty of traditional marriage advocates has the support of two leading U.S. bishops. But will the First...

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Irondale, Ala., Nov 4, 2016 / 11:51 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Among the first acts of the next president of the United States will be the appointment of...

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Thumbnail bridal flowers credit clotee allochuku via flickr cc by 20 cna 6 3 15 Florist takes religious liberty case to US Supreme Court

Yakima, Wash., Jul 14, 2017 / 04:32 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Flower shop owner Barronelle Stutzman is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to protect her from...

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Thumbnail pink pions credit yuliia fesyk shutterstock cna Florist who lost religious liberty case says all freedoms are at stake

Washington D.C., Feb 19, 2017 / 03:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A Washington florist fined for not serving a same-sex wedding out of conscience says the...

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Thumbnail judge neil gorsuch listens during the first day of his supreme court confirmation hearing before the senate judiciary committee march 20 2017 credit  alex wong getty images Gorsuch made an important distinction when asked about assisted suicide

Washington D.C., Mar 22, 2017 / 04:11 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch made a crucial ethical distinction in his response to...

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Thumbnail judge neil gorsuch testifies during the third day of his supreme court confirmation hearing march 22 2017 in washington credit justin sullivan getty images cna Gorsuch praised for record of building unity on religious freedom

Washington D.C., Mar 24, 2017 / 12:06 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch received a strong voice of support Thursday from a...

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Thumbnail hospital credit sfam photo shutterstock cna How a Supreme Court decision about pension plans affects religious hospitals

Washington D.C., Jun 5, 2017 / 02:08 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The Supreme Court of the United States, in an 8-0 decision on Monday, ruled that the...

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Thumbnail pregnant woman credit unsplash cna In Missouri, a court decision means lower health standards for abortion clinics

Jefferson City, Mo., Apr 21, 2017 / 08:04 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Stronger medical standards for abortion clinics were thrown out in Missouri by a...

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Thumbnail death penalty credit california department of corrections and rehabilitation wikipedia cc 20 cna Is the death penalty a form of psychological torture? This author says yes

Washington D.C., Mar 14, 2017 / 03:20 am (CNA).- Recent “botched executions” resulting in painful deaths for inmates have stirred controversy over...

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Thumbnail us supreme court 3 cna 4 17 15 Just how important are presidential Supreme Court picks?

Washington D.C., Oct 27, 2016 / 06:18 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Both major presidential candidates say that the future of the Supreme Court depends on...

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Toronto, Canada, Aug 3, 2016 / 09:29 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The Little Sisters of the Poor have received the Knights of Columbus’ highest honor for...

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Thumbnail church shutterstock cna Missouri reverses course, makes churches eligible for some state grants

St. Louis, Mo., Apr 17, 2017 / 04:01 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Missouri has announced that it will start allowing religious groups to be eligible for...

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We have so much to pray for in our lives and in our troubled world. As you do, I pray for many things during the course of any day. And often...

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Thumbnail judge neil gorsuch testifies during his supreme court confirmation hearing before the senate judiciary committee march 21 2017 credit angerer getty images Pro-life, religious freedom leaders cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch

Washington D.C., Apr 7, 2017 / 11:08 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pro-life and religious freedom advocates cheered the Senate’s confirmation of Judge Neil...

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Washington D.C., Feb 23, 2017 / 02:34 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A death row inmate in Texas deserves a new sentencing hearing because his own lawyers...

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