Post Tagged with: "religious activities"

September 26, 2011 08:43

TN School District Tells Coaches Not to Bow Heads During Prayer

Four public school football coaches were spotted bowing their heads during a student-led prayer. According to reports, the coaches did not initiate the prayer, nor did they utter a word as the students prayed.

October 4, 2010 07:04

Jury Acquits the Four Christian Evangelists Arrested For Proselytizing at the Dearborn Arab Festival

Late Friday evening, a jury of six Dearborn, Michigan residents returned a unanimous verdict of not guilty of breach of the peace charges, which were brought by the Dearborn Police Department against four Christian evangelists as they were peacefully proselytizing to Muslim youths during the Arab International Festival on June 18, 2010.

September 25, 2010 07:28

‘Rock the Fort’: Will Religious Concert at Fort Bragg Violate the Constitution?

A Christian event on Saturday for Fort Bragg soldiers and members of the surrounding area is unconstitutional and should be canceled, according to a national watchdog group.

September 5, 2010 07:15

Paris Video Shows The Future of Ground Zero

In Paris Muslims gather from far and near to block streets and dominate neighborhoods where a mosque has been built. Will this be the tactic at Park 51 near Ground Zero?

September 2, 2010 03:43

ADF will appeal decision to strike down roadside memorials to fallen Utah troopers

“One atheist group’s agenda shouldn’t diminish the sacrifice made by Utah highway patrol officers and their families. The families of the fallen should be allowed to honor their loved ones as they wish,” said ADF Senior Legal Counsel Byron Babione.

August 27, 2010 04:04

Florida School Faces Court Hearing After Banning Bibles on Religious Freedom Day

The district censored World Changers’ message simply because it included the Bible, while other private groups remain free to distribute their private literature.

July 16, 2010 04:36

Police say prayer illegal on U.S. Supreme Court grounds

Christian teacher Maureen Rigo, her students, and a few adults were told by a court police officer that they must stop praying there because it was against the law.

June 29, 2010 05:46

Court rejects MN activist group’s attempt to ban free speech at public park

Minneapolis police arrested Brian Johnson last year for distributing religious literature at the ‘Pride’ festival.

June 27, 2010 18:52

NH church receives more than $1.1 million over unconstitutional zoning restrictions

An Alliance Defense Fund allied attorney has secured a $1.15 million settlement on behalf of Saint Benedict Center of Richmond in a lawsuit over the town’s unconstitutional zoning restrictions. The center contended officials singled it out for discrimination after certain officials expressed their view that the church’s moral positions on matters such as abortion and homosexual behavior are “abhorrent.”

March 6, 2010 13:36

Connecticut: Victory for Christian Club

We’re delighted to report that, after receiving a letter from us, the school has approved the Christian Club’s application and the club will be allowed to operate on the same terms as other student organizations.