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Canadian Dad Promotes ‘Family Violence’ Over Calling Daughter ‘She’

The Supreme Court of British Columbia in Canada has ordered a father to stop calling his 14-year-old daughter (noted in legal documents as “Maxine”) a “she” or “her” and using her given name, whether in public or in private, and preventing her from continuing to receive “transitioning” hormones. The court has deemed such expressions as […]

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Times Square Digital Sign Owners Snub Focus on the Family’s Pro-Life Event

Three digital sign companies in New York, Silvercast, Clear Channel Outdoor, and ABC Supersign, refused to provide jumbotron space in Times Square to Focus on the Family for its “Alive From New York” livestream that will show 4D ultrasound images of babies in the womb. Said Focus on the Family President Jim Daly, “There are […]

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Bethany Christian Services Changes Adoption and Foster Care Policy

Michigan faith-based adoption agency Bethany Christian Services has caved into the LGBT agenda. After the state of Michigan was sued by the ACLU in 2017 for supposedly allowing Grand Rapids-based Bethany Christian services to “discriminate” against same-sex couples who wanted to be parents, a state settlement was reached this year. In that settlement, Michigan’s attorney […]

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Motion to ‘Recall’ and Vote on Fetal Heartbeat Bill Tabled

On Monday evening, Sen. Mark Pody (R-Lebanon) invoked Senate Rule 63 for SB 1236, the Senate version of the “fetal heartbeat” bill, in an attempt to bring the bill to the full Senate after the Senate Judiciary Committee voted the week before to study the bill this summer. However, Sen. Jack Johnson (R-Franklin), the Republican […]

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Amazon, Other Companies Seek Defeat of Tennessee Pro-Family Legislation

Amazon is one of a number of companies that have signed a letter asking Tennessee legislators to defeat legislation it deems anti-LGBT, including Family Action of Tennessee’s School Protection Act and another bill that would provide conscience protections for adoption and foster care child placement agencies that, based on their religious convictions, choose to place […]

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SCOTUS to Decide Whether Civil Rights Act Covers LGBT Workplace Discrimination

Title VII of the federal Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits employers from discriminating on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. But what does “sex” mean in Title VII? LGBT activists and those in the LGBT community want the U.S. Supreme Court to redefine the word to include sexual orientation and […]

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Conservative Groups Ask Media to Stop Backing Southern Poverty Law Center

The Family Research Council and the American Family Association in cooperation with SPLCexposed.com placed a half-page ad in The Wall Street Journal last week exposing the hypocrisy of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and challenging Amazon, CNN, MSNBC, PayPal, Spotify, and YouTube to stop using the SPLC as an authority on hate and extremism. […]

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David Daleiden Criminal Hearings Halted

The two-week-long preliminary criminal hearings of pro-life investigative journalist David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt of The Center for Medical Progress were to begin Monday at the Superior Court in San Francisco. However, in response to a stay issued by the California Supreme Court suspending “all further proceedings,” California Superior Court Judge Christopher Hite vacated the […]

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Federal Judge Blocks Trump Rule Barring Title X Funds to Abortion Providers

U.S. District Court Judge Michael J. McShane has issued a temporary injunction blocking a Trump administration rule on the use of Title X family planning funds that was set to go into effect on May 3. Specifically at issue are two aspects of the rule. The first is a so-called “gag” rule that prohibits taxpayer-funded […]

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FACT Files Rule 60 Motion in Williamson County Chancery Court

On Monday, the Constitutional Government Defense Fund, a strategic litigation initiative of The Family Action Council of Tennessee, filed a Motion for Relief from Judgment in the Chancery Court in Williamson County, Tenn., asking the court to set aside its earlier judgment dismissing the claims of five Williamson County residents related to the administration of […]

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National Pro-Life Movement Gains More Traction

Those who had been sitting on the sidelines on the issue of life have been coming out in droves to defend unborn babies, thanks to a new pro-life film and sickening abortion legislation that passed in New York. The Unplanned movie has sparked a prayer movement. Last weekend, 166 National Pro-Life Candlelight Vigils were held […]

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Oregon Baker Case Before U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court has been asked to review the case of Oregon bakers Aaron and Melissa Klein through an appeal from Oregan state courts by First Liberty Institute on their behalf. The Kleins were fined $135,000 for declining to bake a cake for a same-sex “wedding,” a ceremony that went against their strongly held […]