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Colorado Churches Beat State in Court as Judge Overturns Worship Restrictions

Colorado Churches Beat State in Court as Judge Overturns Worship Restrictions A pair of Colorado churches won a religious liberty victory last week when a federal judge ruled they could meet indoors without an attendance cap, provided they continue following the states social distancing requirements.At issue are state COVID-19 restrictions that limit the capacity of... Read more

‘Historic’: Judiciary Committee Advances Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

'Historic': Judiciary Committee Advances Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee advanced on Thursday the nomination of Amy Coney Barrett to the full Senate, placing her one step away from becoming the newest member of the Supreme Court and filling the seat of the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg.The Judiciary Committee voted... Read more

High Court to hear abortion discrimination case

Heidi CrowterThe High Court in London will hear a landmark case against the UK Government over the country's discriminatory abortion legislation, which singles out babies with disabilities by allowing terminations right through to birth for conditions including Down's syndrome, cleft lip and club foot. Currently in England, Scotland and Wales, there is a 24-week time limit... Read more

Court Upholds Ky. Pro-Life Law Protecting Women from ‘Unsanitary’ Abortion Clinics

Court Upholds Ky. Pro-Life Law Protecting Women from 'Unsanitary' Abortion Clinics A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday revived a Kentucky pro-life law by ruling it is not unconstitutional for the state to require that abortion clinics have agreements with a local hospital and a local ambulance service in the event medical complications arise.The case... Read more

Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett is Part of the Catholic Charismatic ‘People of Praise’ | RELEVANT

Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barretts affiliation with obscure Catholic charismatic community People of Praise is sure to come up during senate confirmation hearings that start today, in particular because of the organizations ultraconservative views on women. But others say scrutinizing Barretts beliefs and relationship to the organization would be anti-religious bigotry. People of Praise... Read more

U.S. Supreme Court Lets Stand ‘Abortion by Mail,’ at Least for Now

U.S. Supreme Court Lets Stand 'Abortion by Mail,' at Least for Now The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday turned down a request by the Trump administration to halt so-called abortion by mail, letting stand a lower court ruling that allows women to have the abortion pill delivered to their home during the pandemic.It was a... Read more

Support Grows for Confirming Amy Coney Barrett: Double-Digit Margin Wants Her on Court

Support Grows for Confirming Amy Coney Barrett: Double-Digit Margin Wants Her on Court The Senate Republican push to quickly confirm Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett appears to be gaining support from American voters.A new Morning Consult/Politico poll, released Wednesday, shows a plurality of registered voters now favor confirming Barrett to the high court, 46-31... Read more

Harris Won’t Say if Biden Would ‘Pack’ the Supreme Court by Adding His Own Justices

Harris Won't Say if Biden Would 'Pack' the Supreme Court by Adding His Own Justices Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris refused to say during Wednesdays debate whether she and presidential nominee Joe Biden support a court-packing proposal to add seats to the U.S. Supreme Court, responding with an answer that reflected Bidens own silence... Read more

Christian Adoption Agency Beats N.Y. in Court: State Can’t Close it over Same-Sex Policy

Christian Adoption Agency Beats N.Y. in Court: State Can't Close it over Same-Sex Policy A U.S. federal judge handed a Christian adoption agency a major victory Monday when it blocked the state of New York from closing the agency over its policy on same-sex adoption.At issue is a policy by the New York State Office... Read more

Biden Pledges to Make Roe v. Wade ‘the Law of the Land’ if Supreme Court Acts

Biden Pledges to Make Roe v. Wade 'the Law of the Land' if Supreme Court Acts Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden pledged Monday to make Roe v. Wade the law of the land through legislation if the Supreme Court overturns the 1973 decision, a move that could ensure abortion remains legal even if the high... Read more

Court rejects attempts to curtail street preacher’s ministry

Preacher Mike Overd(Facebook/Mike Overd)A High Court judge has rejected an attempt by police to limit a Christian man's street preaching.  Avon and Somerset Police had been seeking an injunction against Mike Overd, from Taunton, that would have prevented him from preaching in a single town or parish for more than 20 minutes a day.  The... Read more

Street preacher challenges police injunction in court

Street preacher Mike Overd(Photo: Christian Legal Centre)A Taunton street preacher is challenging police attempts to curtail his ministry under anti-social behaviour regulations.  Avon and Somerset Police are seeking an injunction that could see Mike Overd arrested, imprisoned or found in comtempt of court if he preaches in a single town or parish for more than... Read more

Supreme Court ‘Game Changer’ Christian Leaders Applaud Amy Coney Barrett Pick

Supreme Court 'Game Changer' Christian Leaders Applaud Amy Coney Barrett Pick Christian and social conservative leaders are applauding President Trumps selection of Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme Court vacancy, calling her highly qualified and saying she could swing the court in a direction more favorable to their causes. Barrett, currently a justice for the U.S.... Read more

9 Things You Should Know About Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

On Friday, President Donald Trump announced Amy Coney Barrett will be his nominee to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Here are nine things you should know about Judge Barrett. 1. Amy Coney Barrett, age 48, was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. She earned her B.A. in English literature, magna cum laude, from Rhodes... Read more

Court Revives Case of Juror Who Was Dismissed from Jury for Praying for Guidance on Verdict

Court Revives Case of Juror Who Was Dismissed from Jury for Praying for Guidance on Verdict The full 11th Circuit Court of Appeals agreed Thursday to hear a case involving a former Congresswomans conviction on fraud and a juror who was dismissed for saying he had received guidance from the Holy Spirit on the verdict.Former... Read more

Legal challenge against ‘DIY’ abortions to be taken to the Supreme Court

Christian Concern says health secretary Matt Hancock exceeded his powers in legalising at-home abortions.(Photo: Parliament.Live)Christian Concern has said it will take its legal challenge against 'DIY' abortions to the Supreme Court after judges sided with health secretary Matt Hancock on Friday. Abortion regulations were relaxed after the country went into lockdown to allow women to... Read more

U.S. Could Have a Pro-Life Supreme Court ‘for Decades’ with Right Pick, Senator Says

U.S. Could Have a Pro-Life Supreme Court 'for Decades' with Right Pick, Senator Says The conservative and pro-life movement has a historic opportunity to reshape the court for generations by filling the current vacancy with a justice who will rule based on the written text of the Constitution and not their personal views, U.S. Sen.... Read more

Who Is Amy Coney Barrett, Trump’s Likely Supreme Court Pick? | RELEVANT

48-year-old U.S. Circuit Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett is reportedly at the top of President Donald Trump’s list to replace Ruth Bader Ginsberg, who passed away last Friday. As such, Coney Barrett’s become a lightning rod online overnight for her past comments, rulings and writings and her faith is coming under scrutiny as well. Described... Read more

‘We’re Going to Fill the Seat,’ Trump Says of Supreme Court Vacancy, Historic Opportunity

'We're Going to Fill the Seat,' Trump Says of Supreme Court Vacancy, Historic Opportunity President Trump this weekend said he would quickly name a nominee to fill the seat of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, adding that he and the Senate have a moral duty to fulfill the promises they made to... Read more

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87 Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday night in her Washington D.C. home. She was 87 years old.According to an announcement from the Supreme Court, Ginsburgs death was caused by complications from her metastatic pancreatic cancer.Our Nation has lost a jurist of historic stature, Chief... Read more

It ‘Isnt Fair’: Female Athletes Ask Court to Uphold Idaho Law Banning Boys in Girls Sports

It 'Isnt Fair': Female Athletes Ask Court to Uphold Idaho Law Banning Boys in Girls Sports Two Idaho State University female athletes filed an appeal Wednesday in defense of an Idaho state law that prevents biological males who identify as female from competing on girls or womens teams.A federal judge last month overturned the law,... Read more

Court bans Pastor John MacArthur from holding indoor services

John MacArthur has vowed to resist California's lockdown orders on churches(Photo: Grace Community ChurchAn injunction has been issued against John MacArthur and his California church preventing them from holding indoor worship services for now.  It is the latest twist in a longrunning dispute between Grace Community Church and Los Angeles County over the former's refusal... Read more

Trump Unveils New Supreme Court List, Warns of Radical Left Judges Backed by Biden

Trump Unveils New Supreme Court List, Warns of Radical Left Judges Backed by Biden President Trump on Wednesday released a new list of Supreme Court candidates for a potential future vacancy and urged Democrat Joe Biden to do the same, saying Americans deserve the information about judicial nominations so they can properly make a decision... Read more

Schools Allowing Boys in Girls Sports Are Violating the Law, Even after Court Ruling, Trump Admin. Says

Schools Allowing Boys in Girls Sports Are Violating the Law, Even after Court Ruling, Trump Admin. Says Connecticut schools that allow biological boys who identify as girls to compete in girls sports are violating federal law even in light of a recent Supreme Court decision expanding LGBT rights, the Trump Department of Education has ruled.The... Read more

Christian parents of 12-year-old praying for a ‘miracle’ after court approves withdrawal of medical treatment

(Photo: Reuters)The family of a 12-year-old boy with serious brain injuries are praying for a "miracle" after a High Court judge ruled in favour of withdrawing his medical treatment.  The boy, named only as J, suffered a "profound, severe neurological injury" after being found hanging in his bedroom. His Christian parents want his treatment to continue,... Read more

In the fight to save a cathedral choir, going to court would be entirely justified

The entire Sheffield Cathedral Choir is to be replaced by a new music team(Photo: Facebook/Sheffield Cathedral)Sheffield Cathedral has recently been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons, having taken the shocking decision to disband its entire choir in order to replace it with a more inclusive music team that will supposedly better reflect "the... Read more

Church Is Essential John MacArthur, Church Win Again in Court

Church Is Essential John MacArthur, Church Win Again in Court John MacArthurs California church won another legal round Thursday and with it, potentially the right to gather Sunday without government interference.  At issue was a request by Los Angeles County to hold Grace Community Church and MacArthur in contempt of court and to order it... Read more

L.A. Wants John MacArthur Held in Contempt of Court, Issued Hefty Fines for Meeting

L.A. Wants John MacArthur Held in Contempt of Court, Issued Hefty Fines for Meeting Grace Community Church and its pastor, John MacArthur, could be facing thousands of dollars in fines under a contempt of court request filed this week by Los Angeles County.The congregation met indoors on Sunday, defying a California court of appeals panel... Read more

They Just Want to Shut Us Down: John MacArthurs Church Defies Court and Meets

They Just Want to Shut Us Down: John MacArthurs Church Defies Court and Meets John MacArthurs California church gathered Sunday morning for worship in spite of a last-minute court order that upheld government restrictions on indoor worship due to the pandemic.We're not meeting ... because we want to be rebellious. We're meeting because... Read more

Court sides with John MacArthur over church services

John MacArthur has been defiant in the face of California's lockdown orders on churches(Photo: Grace Community ChurchJohn MacArthur's church has been told it can hold indoor worship with singing and no limit on the number of people attending. In-person services have continued to take place at MacArthur's Grace Community Church in defiance of California's lockdown... Read more