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Register for FACT’s New Biblical Worldview Seminar This Fall

Restoring the Vision is a unique biblical worldview seminar led by FACT President David Fowler. In the seminar, David distills the worldview concepts derived from Scripture that challenged him to leave the private practice of law to go into politics … Continue reading

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Oregon Lawmakers Propose Unlimited Abortions

If a bill passed by the Oregon legislature is signed by Gov. Kate Brown as expected, Oregon health insurance companies will be required to provide full coverage for abortions up until the day of delivery—for any reason—beginning January 1, 2018. … Continue reading

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Seattle Storm Raises Money for Planned Parenthood

The WNBA’s Seattle Storm hosted a Stand With Planned Parenthood night on July 18 that included a rally and fundraising efforts, marking the first time that a professional sports franchise has officially partnered with Planned Parenthood. For every ticket purchased, … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Unsuccessful Attempt to Regain Parental Rights

Parental rights were denied recently at a Minnesota district court. When Anmarie Calgaro of Minnesota discovered last year that her 15-year-old son’s high school was secretly giving him government-funded female hormones to help him transition to becoming a “female,” Calgaro … Continue reading

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Charlie Gard’s Parents Have New Fight With UK Hospital

On Monday, Charlie Gard’s parents decided to stop their legal battle for experimental treatment for their son after tests showed that Charlie’s muscles had atrophied and the treatment would likely not work. Some are reporting that had the court not … Continue reading

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Scottish Anglican Church Hosts First Same-Sex ‘Marriage’ This Summer

The Anglican church in Scotland is scheduled to conduct its first same-sex “wedding” this summer, even though most Anglicans worldwide are against it. St. Mary’s Cathedral in Glasgow, Scotland, will be the first church in the U.K. to host a … Continue reading

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Lawsuit Challenging Tennessee’s Waiting Period Gains Pro-Choice Firepower

A motion was filed Wednesday seeking to add three plaintiffs to a lawsuit challenging the state’s 2015 law requiring a 48-hour waiting period for women seeking an abortion. Specifically, both Planned Parenthood of Middle and East Tennessee and Planned Parenthood … Continue reading

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TN Courthouse Bible Verse Sparks Ire of Atheist Group

The Freedom From Religion Foundation is challenging the constitutionality of a Bible verse that was engraved in the Henderson County courthouse building more than 50 years ago. The verse is Psalm 89:14, “Justice and judgment are the habitation of thy … Continue reading

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‘They Cannot Remove Our Faith,’ Knoxville Police Chief Says

In Knoxville, the Freedom From Religion Foundation had to look a little harder to find a Scripture verse to complain about. This time it was a plaque that’s been on a wall in a non-public area of the Knoxville Police … Continue reading

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Trump Reverses Military ‘Transgender’ Mandate

President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he would no longer allow people who deny their biological sex to serve in the U.S. armed services, potentially ending an Obama-era mandate. In his series of three tweets, Trump said, “After consultation with … Continue reading

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Minnesota DOE Approves ‘Transgender’ Toolkit

The Minnesota Department of Education approved a “transgender” toolkit for the state’s K-12 public schools. The toolkit directs that  “transgender” students be allowed to use the bathroom and locker room of their choice, sex-identifying nouns and pronouns be eliminated, the … Continue reading

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Legal Group Hopes Supreme Court Will Hear Florist Case As Well

Alliance Defending Freedom has asked that the U.S. Supreme Court consolidate the case of Colorado baker Jack Phillips with Washington state florist Barronelle Stutzman. The basis for the request is that both cases deal with the creative expression rights of … Continue reading