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Supreme Court Declines To Hear Petition of Marine Convicted and Discharged For Keeping Bible Verse on her Desk

The United States Supreme Court has declined to review the case of former Lance Cpl. Monifa Sterling, who claims that she was unfairly convicted at court-martial and discharged from the Marines after she refused to remove cutouts of a paraphrased Bible verse from her work station. (more…)

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Christian Flight Surgeon Says Air Force Punished Him Over Traditional Christian Beliefs on Marriage and Sexuality

A United States Air Force colonel who has served in the military for 26 years says he was unfairly punished by a commanding officer because of his traditional Christian beliefs on marriage and sexuality. (more…)

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Chaplain Alliance for Religious Freedom Responds to Secularist Group’s Demand That Chaplains be Banned from Giving Invocations On Base

The Chaplain Alliance for Religious Freedom has responded to a secularist group's demand that chaplains at a New Hampshire military base not be allowed to offer invocations at on-base events. (more…)

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Christian Oregon Bakers Forced to Pay $135,000 to Lesbian Couple For Refusing to Make Their Wedding Cake Make First Appearance Before Oregon Court of Appeals

An Oregon couple who were forced to pay $135,000 after declining to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple had their first appearance before the Oregon Court of Appeals on Thursday, as they continue to fight back against the massive judgement. (more…)

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WATCH: Christian Oregon Bakers Who Were Forced Out of Business for Refusing to Make Wedding Cake for Homosexual Couple Finally Getting Their Day In Court

Oregon bakers Aaron and Melissa Klein have already lost their business. They've already been fined more than $135,000. They've already been told they cannot talk about their faith to others. (more…)

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First Liberty Institute Lawyers ‘Blown Away’ by Support for Former Marine’s Religious Liberty Case

If former Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Monifa Sterling—who was court-martialed for posting a Bible verse at her desk—didn't know that millions of Americans were supporting her fight for religious liberty, she should certainly know it now. (more…)

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At National Prayer Breakfast, Trump Vows to Repeal Political Limits on Churches

Warning that religious freedom is "under threat," President Donald Trump vowed Thursday to repeal the Johnson Amendment, an IRS rule barring pastors from endorsing candidates from the pulpit. (more…)

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Christian Bakers Fined $135,000 For Not Making Cake For Same-Sex Wedding Continue Fighting For Their Freedom

The Christian owners of an Oregon bakery who were fined over $135,000 by a state government agency for declining to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding are continuing to fight for their First Amendment rights. (more…)

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Former Marine Who Was Court-Martialed for Putting a Bible Verse on Her Desk Loses First Amendment Appeal In ‘Outrageous’ Federal Court Decision

A former Marine court-martialed in part for refusing to remove a biblical phrase from her workspace lost her appeal on Wednesday, when a federal court concluded the orders from her superiors did not constitute a "substantial burden" on her First Amendment rights. (more…)

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Religious Freedom Group Fights to Protect 90-Year-Old Veterans Memorial Cross

First Liberty Institute, the largest legal organization in the nation specializing in defending religious freedom, filed a brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals Monday to protect the 90-year-old cross-shaped Bladensburg World War I Veterans Memorial in Maryland from an atheist group that's pushing for it's removal. (more…)

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