WASHINGTON (BP) – The Southern Baptist Convention’s religious freedom entity and other faith organizations have urged a federal appeals court to reconsider its application of the “ministerial exception” rulings by the U.S. Supreme Court in cases involving employment decisions by churches and other religious institutions.
WASHINGTON (BP) – A federal appeals court has again upheld a state pro-life law based on a U.S. Supreme Court decision this year that was a defeat at the time for an effort to protect women who undergo abortions.
NASHVILLE (BP)—The decision to protect Pearl Joy Brown as an unborn child with a debilitating disorder, as well as the joy of her life and the grief in her death, is told by her parents in a new documentary film produced by the Southern Baptist Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission.
DETROIT (BP)—Pro-life advocates and the state expressed their disappointment with a federal court decision Wednesday (Oct. 14) that invalidated a Tennessee law requiring a 48-hour waiting period before an abortion.
WASHINGTON (BP)—Una corte federal falló la tarde del viernes (9 oct.) que el Distrito de Columbia probablemente había violado la libertad religiosa de Capitol Hill Baptist Church y por lo tanto no puede evitar que la congregación bautista del sur se reúna al aire libre, siguiendo las medidas de seguridad apropiadas.
WASHINGTON (BP) - La Corte Suprema de Estados Unidos permitirá, por el momento, que se siga distribuyendo un medicamento abortivo por correo durante la pandemia de COVID-19 a pesar de la protesta de la administración Trump.
WASHINGTON (BP) – U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett said Monday (Oct. 12) on the first day of her confirmation hearing she has done her best as a federal appeals court judge “to reach the result required by the law” regardless of her own preferences.
WASHINGTON (BP)—A federal court ruled late Friday (Oct. 9) the District of Columbia has likely violated the religious freedom of Capitol Hill Baptist Church and therefore cannot prevent the Southern Baptist congregation from meeting outdoors with proper safety measures in place.
WASHINGTON (BP) – The U.S. Supreme Court will permit, for the time being, an abortion drug to continue to be dispensed by mail during the COVID-19 pandemic despite the Trump administration’s protest.
SALT LAKE CITY (BP) – Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic candidate Kamala Harris reaffirmed their long-held views on abortion during their debate Wednesday night (Oct. 7).