Tag: Free Speech

Woman says vow not to ‘deny Jesus’ was motivation in campus freedom fight

Woman says vow not to ‘deny Jesus’ was motivation in campus freedom fight

| Sam Lucero | September 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

As long as she can remember, Polly Olsen, 29, said she has handed out heart-shaped cards on Valentine’s Day.

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Belle Plaine faces devil of a lawsuit

Belle Plaine faces devil of a lawsuit

| May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Almost two years after being denied a spot for a satanic-themed veterans memorial in the city of Belle Plaine, the Satanic Temple is suing the city.

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Trump calls on universities to protect ‘free, open debate’ on campuses

Trump calls on universities to protect ‘free, open debate’ on campuses

| Julie Asher | March 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Kristan Hawkins, president of Students for Life of America, praised President Donald Trump March 21 for taking seriously the assaults she said conservative groups are facing on campuses around the country.

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Supreme Court examines freedom of speech at crisis pregnancy centers

Supreme Court examines freedom of speech at crisis pregnancy centers

| March 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

In oral arguments before the Supreme Court March 20, justices seemed skeptical about a California law that requires pro-life pregnancy centers in the state to visibly display information about abortions to their clients that the centers say violates their right to free speech.

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Federal court upholds free speech rights of Baltimore pregnancy centers

Federal court upholds free speech rights of Baltimore pregnancy centers

| George P. Matysek Jr. | January 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit struck down a Baltimore ordinance that would have forced pro-life pregnancy centers in the city to post signs stating they do not provide or refer for abortions or contraceptives.

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Supreme Court to hear case on free speech and crisis pregnancy centers

Supreme Court to hear case on free speech and crisis pregnancy centers

| Carol Zimmermann | November 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Supreme Court has decided to hear a case examining freedom of speech at crisis pregnancy centers.

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High stakes for religious freedom, free speech seen in U.S. election

High stakes for religious freedom, free speech seen in U.S. election

| Tom Tracy | September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

With every passing U.S. election cycle, First Amendment and religious freedom-minded voters and watchdogs might be tempted to think, “This is the election that will most matter in our lifetimes.”

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