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Namibia Economist
“Spiritual blackmail” in politics may be undesirable, but outlawing it is hardif religious leaders use their influence to convince voters that they will be r
“Spiritual blackmail” in politics may be undesirable, but outlawing it is hard
Namibia Economist / Posted 7 hours ago
if religious leaders use their influence to convince voters that they will be risking their salvation unless they opt for a particular party or candidate? Sir Eric Pickles (above), an anti-corruption fighter for the British government,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Clergy corner, Aug. 26, 2016You’ve got to see thisWe asked area clergy: What’s the part of your church most
Clergy corner, Aug. 26, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
You’ve got to see thisWe asked area clergy: What’s the part of your church most likely to elicit a wow when visitors see it for the first time? THE REV. MATT FILICSKY Georgetown United Methodist“I remember my first Sunday eight years ago. I arrived... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Inmate visits at Todd Road Jail to close next month due to constructionInmate visits at the Todd Road jail near Santa Paula will be closed for a few w
Inmate visits at Todd Road Jail to close next month due to construction
Ventura County Star / Posted 20 hours ago
Inmate visits at the Todd Road jail near Santa Paula will be closed for a few weeks next month due to parking lot construction, officials said Thursday. The closure starts Sept. 6 and lasts Sept. 27, with visits resuming Sept. 28, according to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Co-Efficient of the Balance of Probabilityknowledge is not divisible, except in the classroom? Co-efficient is defined a
The Co-Efficient of the Balance of Probability
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
knowledge is not divisible, except in the classroom? Co-efficient is defined as a numerical or constant quantity placed before and multiplying the variable in an algebraic expression? Confused? Please do not be, I did not force you to read this... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Vernon set to establish "All Lives Matter" committeetheir...More >> $7M burial vault offered in 'holiest place in town'$7M burial
Vernon set to establish "All Lives Matter" committee
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
their...More >> $7M burial vault offered in 'holiest place in town'$7M burial vault offered in 'holiest place in town' For the first time, the general public can use the crypt as a burial site. It was formerly reserved for church clergy and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville clergy members call for death penalty to endA coalition of more than 50 local clergy members called Wednesday for the end o
Jacksonville clergy members call for death penalty to end
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
A coalition of more than 50 local clergy members called Wednesday for the end of the death penalty in light of a new Harvard University study that shows Duval County is among a handful of U.S. counties that most frequently send convicted criminals to... Read more
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asianage
Rajnath Singh to interact with all stakeholders in Kashmirbelieve in Kashmiriyat, Insaniyat and Jamhooriyat are welcome (to hold talks wi
Rajnath Singh to interact with all stakeholders in Kashmir
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
believe in Kashmiriyat, Insaniyat and Jamhooriyat are welcome (to hold talks with us)," Rajnath said ahead of his departure for the Valley. This is the second visit of Singh in a month to the Valley which has been witnessing unrest since July 8... Read more
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Rappler
Communities, private sector help is key in nationwide rehab programvoluntarily surrender to Catarman police in Northern Samar. Photo by Jazmin Bon
Communities, private sector help is key in nationwide rehab program
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
voluntarily surrender to Catarman police in Northern Samar. Photo by Jazmin Bonifacio/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Even before he became chief executive, President Rodrigo Duterte had vowed a bloody war against drugs. But just weeks since he... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Religion S44 order 'clears confusion'Gen Prayut often visited the deep South as army commander before his May 22, 20
Religion S44 order 'clears confusion'
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Gen Prayut often visited the deep South as army commander before his May 22, 2014, coup but never had addressed the issue of religion - until now. (Bangkok Post file photo by Muhamad Ayub Pathan) The Section 44 order issued on Monday which prevents... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Judge sanctions advocacy group in Missouri clergy abuse suitKANSAS CITY, Mo. — A federal judge has admonished an advocacy group for clergy
Judge sanctions advocacy group in Missouri clergy abuse suit
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A federal judge has admonished an advocacy group for clergy abuse victims for defying her orders to release personal information about people who accused a priest of sexual misconduct, finding that the group plotted against the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Unanswered questions for Harrisburg diocesebecause they had not been previously acknowledged publicly by the diocese. We
Unanswered questions for Harrisburg diocese
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
because they had not been previously acknowledged publicly by the diocese. We believe it’s important to get that information out there so victims of abuse can know they are not alone. In many cases, victims have only come forward after... Read more
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Black Press USA
Chicago’s Black Community Stunned by Latest Police ShootingChicago Crusader, NNPA Member) Chicago police have shot another teenager, and
Chicago’s Black Community Stunned by Latest Police Shooting
Black Press USA / Posted 3 days ago
Chicago Crusader, NNPA Member) Chicago police have shot another teenager, and gangs are allegedly planning to retaliate for his death. For years, racial tensions and gun-violence in Chicago have been brewing, but this summer, the city is on the... Read more
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Christian Today
Bishops were urged not to apologise fully for child sex abuse to minimise liability riskwritten to by abuse victim 'Joe' Bishops in the Church of England were instruc
Bishops were urged not to apologise fully for child sex abuse to minimise liability risk
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
written to by abuse victim 'Joe' Bishops in the Church of England were instructed to give partial apologies to victims of clergy child sex abuse to help minimise the cost of being sued, it has been disclosed. Confidential legal advice to bishops... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Big changes coming as new leader takes over Salvation Army in TampaMiller III balances a tray of pastries with one hand so he can shake hands with
Big changes coming as new leader takes over Salvation Army in Tampa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Miller III balances a tray of pastries with one hand so he can shake hands with volunteers and “guests,” the army’s term for people who stay at the shelter on Florida Avenue. It’s a job and vocation the sixth-generation army officer was born... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
New York expands program that pays funeral costs of murder victimsGov. Andrew Cuomo says Friday that he has signed legislation allowing funeral h
New York expands program that pays funeral costs of murder victims
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Friday that he has signed legislation allowing funeral homes to seek up to $6,000 in reimbursement for expenses such as burial fees, clergy fees, headstones, flowers or obituaries for homicide victims. Under the old policy,... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Zuraff answers call to Sioux Fallsat Clarkfield Lutheran, Zuraff was involved in a variety of roles and capacitie
Zuraff answers call to Sioux Falls
Advocate Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
at Clarkfield Lutheran, Zuraff was involved in a variety of roles and capacities as the Pastor. Keeping himself quite busy for his time in Clarkfield, Zuraff explained how he performed tasks ranging from office administrative work to leading bible... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
NY expands program that pays funeral costs of murder victimsALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is doing more to help cover the costs of fu
NY expands program that pays funeral costs of murder victims
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 7 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is doing more to help cover the costs of funerals for murder victims. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Friday that he has signed legislation allowing funeral homes to seek up to $6,000 in reimbursement for expenses such as... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY expands program that pays funeral costs of murder victimsALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state is doing more to help cover the costs of fun
NY expands program that pays funeral costs of murder victims
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York state is doing more to help cover the costs of funerals for murder victims. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Friday that he has signed legislation allowing funeral homes to seek up to $6,000 in reimbursement for expenses such as... Read more
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Breitbart
Texas AG OK's Prayer in Court Over Atheist Group's Objectionschaplain program. He invited “all religious leaders of any faith in [his county
Texas AG OK's Prayer in Court Over Atheist Group's Objections
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
chaplain program. He invited “all religious leaders of any faith in [his county] to participate.” Besides praying before court proceedings, other volunteer opportunities in the clergy chaplain program included the opportunity to provide... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Six-year old struck by car trying to cross Highway 141said. The youngster is expected to survive. Laurie Brewer was a passenger in
Six-year old struck by car trying to cross Highway 141
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
said. The youngster is expected to survive. Laurie Brewer was a passenger in the car. When she saw the boy’s school uniform and ran to the Sacred Heart School office and asked if they knew one of their students was missing and had been... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Six-year old struck by car trying to cross Highway 141said. The youngster is expected to survive. Laurie Brewer was a passenger in
Six-year old struck by car trying to cross Highway 141
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 7 days ago
said. The youngster is expected to survive. Laurie Brewer was a passenger in the car. When she saw the boy’s school uniform and ran to the Sacred Heart School office and asked if they knew one of their students was missing and had been... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Big changes afoot as new leader takes over Salvation Army in Tampa areaMiller III balances a tray of pastries with one hand so he can shake hands with
Big changes afoot as new leader takes over Salvation Army in Tampa area
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Miller III balances a tray of pastries with one hand so he can shake hands with volunteers and “guests,” the army’s term for people who stay at the shelter on Florida Avenue. It’s a job and vocation the sixth-generation army officer was born... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ohakim - Why I'm On Sabbatical From Politicsthe matter. The reasons are precisely as I stated there. The atmosphere has bec
Ohakim - Why I'm On Sabbatical From Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
the matter. The reasons are precisely as I stated there. The atmosphere has become such that it is now a clear distraction for those of us, who believe in law and order and life outside politics. We cannot spend all our time running from pillar to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas Bishop Kevin Farrell is eager to take on new role in the Vaticanof ordinary Catholics around the world. The appointment, effective Sept. 1, wi
Dallas Bishop Kevin Farrell is eager to take on new role in the Vatican
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
of ordinary Catholics around the world. The appointment, effective Sept. 1, will make Farrell the highest-ranking American clergyman serving in the Vatican, the Diocese of Dallas said Wednesday. Farrell has been bishop of Dallas since 2007. His... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Bishop Kevin Farrell to speak at 1:30 on Vatican promotionof ordinary Catholics around the world. The appointment, effective Sept. 1, wi
Bishop Kevin Farrell to speak at 1:30 on Vatican promotion
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 days ago
of ordinary Catholics around the world. The appointment, effective Sept. 1, will make Farrell the highest-ranking American clergyman serving in the Vatican, the Diocese of Dallas said Wednesday. Farrell has been bishop of Dallas since 2007. His... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Medicaid 22 trial could end todaycharges against 23 pastors — including Jefferson City pastors William (W. T.) E
Medicaid 22 trial could end today
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
charges against 23 pastors — including Jefferson City pastors William (W. T.) Edmonson, now 64, and John Bennett, now 76 — for trespassing and obstructing government operations. A six-man, eight-woman jury, including two alternates, is hearing the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
National Guard activated in Wis. in wake of Milwaukee unrestPark neighborhood Sunday morning after a night of rioting and gunfire, Milwauke
National Guard activated in Wis. in wake of Milwaukee unrest
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
Park neighborhood Sunday morning after a night of rioting and gunfire, Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. called for the National Guard to respond to the area. “We cannot allow for a repeat of what happened last night. I am going to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Heroes don’t steal or kill’the burial of President Ferdinand Marcos at Libingan ng mga Bayani. President D
‘Heroes don’t steal or kill’
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
the burial of President Ferdinand Marcos at Libingan ng mga Bayani. President Duterte is determined to allow a state burial for the late dictator. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ WHERE the nation built monuments to its heroes, hundreds of Filipinos gathered in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Texarkana pastor faces fourth sexual-assault chargeyouth pastor. The most recent sexual-assault charge involves a different victi
Texarkana pastor faces fourth sexual-assault charge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
youth pastor. The most recent sexual-assault charge involves a different victim. Farren had been free on $25,000 bond before his arrest Friday. He was being held in the Miller County jail Saturday. Farren is expected to make an initial court... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
February 20, 2011Yearbook will stop taking pre-orders on the 2011 yearbook “beyond” on March 1.
February 20, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
Yearbook will stop taking pre-orders on the 2011 yearbook “beyond” on March 1. There is still time to pre-order a book for $55 and save. After this date, books will be available, but there will only be a limited amount for sale when they arrive... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
February 13, 2011DELTA COLLEGE MIG WELDING CLASSES AT CHS — A few seats are remainig for the Del
February 13, 2011
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
DELTA COLLEGE MIG WELDING CLASSES AT CHS — A few seats are remainig for the Delta College MIG welding class being offered at Chesaning High School. The class will run on Tuesdays from Feb. 22 to March 22. Class time will be from 6 to 9 p.m. The... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
March 2, 2014United Appeal. Tickets are $6 in advance; $8 at the door. Advance tickets are a
March 2, 2014
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
United Appeal. Tickets are $6 in advance; $8 at the door. Advance tickets are available through the Chesaning High School office. For more information contact Gerald Kovach at (989) 845-2040. CHS PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES SET – Chesaning High... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
May 19, 2013market replacement parts, used bus sales, bus leasing, and field services to th
May 19, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
market replacement parts, used bus sales, bus leasing, and field services to the transit industry, is hosting a job fair for persons looking for manufacturing work. The event will take place on May 23 from 3 to 6 p.m. at its headquarters, 1940 W.... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
May 12, 2013NL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE — The New Lothrop Memorial Day parade committee is looki
May 12, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
NL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE — The New Lothrop Memorial Day parade committee is looking for any group, business or organization who would like to come out and participate in honoring the veterans this Memorial Day. The parade lines up at 10:30 a.m. on... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
March 3, 2013at colleges or universities. Counselors or advisors in all Shiawassee County Sc
March 3, 2013
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
at colleges or universities. Counselors or advisors in all Shiawassee County Schools have been provided with application forms. Interested students should contact their advisor or download an application from the societies web site:... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News Briefs | May 17, 2015their curb by 8 a.m. on Monday, May 18. First Class Tire Shredders, 7302 W. Vie
News Briefs | May 17, 2015
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
their curb by 8 a.m. on Monday, May 18. First Class Tire Shredders, 7302 W. Vienna Road, will serve as the licensed hauler for the project. If property owners have more than 10 tires to dispose, they can contact the building official for a site... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News Briefs | May 10, 2015MOOLENAAR TO HOLD OFFICE HOURS – U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar (R-Midland) has annou
News Briefs | May 10, 2015
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
MOOLENAAR TO HOLD OFFICE HOURS – U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar (R-Midland) has announced office hours to be held by constituent relations representatives at locations throughout the Fourth District. Residents in need of assistance with a federal agency... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News Briefs | March 8, 2015CHS BACCALAUREATE PLANNING MEETING – The next baccalaureate planning meeting fo
News Briefs | March 8, 2015
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
CHS BACCALAUREATE PLANNING MEETING – The next baccalaureate planning meeting for Chesaning High School’s senior class of 2015 will be held on Tuesday, March 10 at 2:45 p.m. in the high school media center. Anyone interested, including parents and... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
News Briefs | February 15, 2015REP. KELLY INVITES RESIDENTS TO OFFICE HOURS – State Rep. Tim Kelly has announc
News Briefs | February 15, 2015
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 12 days ago
REP. KELLY INVITES RESIDENTS TO OFFICE HOURS – State Rep. Tim Kelly has announced office hours for Friday, Feb. 27 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Tittabawassee Township Office, 145 S. Second St., in Freeland. All are welcome and no appointment is... Read more
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The Record
U.S. ministers battle law barring them from turning gay teens straightA group of Illinois pastors filed suit against the state this week alleging cle
U.S. ministers battle law barring them from turning gay teens straight
The Record / Posted 13 days ago
A group of Illinois pastors filed suit against the state this week alleging clergy — because it violates their constitutional right to free speech and exercise of religion — should be exempt from a law banning counsellors from trying to change a... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Record seven LGBT candidates running for seats in Florida Legislatureparts of St. Petersburg. While all seven of the candidates are Democrats, and
Record seven LGBT candidates running for seats in Florida Legislature
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
parts of St. Petersburg. While all seven of the candidates are Democrats, and the Democratic Party generally pushes for expansion of gay rights, they say it makes a difference to have members of their community in the Legislature. "The more... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Guam church official: 2 former altar boys say priests abused themSince May, former altar boys have publicly accused Archbishop Anthony S. Apuron
Guam church official: 2 former altar boys say priests abused them
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 days ago
Since May, former altar boys have publicly accused Archbishop Anthony S. Apuron of sexually abusing them in Agat in the 1970s. (Photo: Pacific (Guam) Daily News, Hagatna, Guam) By Haidee V Eugenio, Pacific (Guam) Daily News HAGATNA, Guam — At least... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Guam church official: 2 former altar boys say priests abused themSince May, former altar boys have publicly accused Archbishop Anthony S. Apuron
Guam church official: 2 former altar boys say priests abused them
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Since May, former altar boys have publicly accused Archbishop Anthony S. Apuron of sexually abusing them in Agat in the 1970s. (Photo: Pacific (Guam) Daily News, Hagatna, Guam) By Haidee V Eugenio, Pacific (Guam) Daily News HAGATNA, Guam — At least... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Guam church official: 2 former altar boys say priests abused themSince May, former altar boys have publicly accused Archbishop Anthony S. Apuron
Guam church official: 2 former altar boys say priests abused them
The Record Searchlight / Posted 14 days ago
Since May, former altar boys have publicly accused Archbishop Anthony S. Apuron of sexually abusing them in Agat in the 1970s. (Photo: Pacific (Guam) Daily News, Hagatna, Guam) By Haidee V Eugenio, Pacific (Guam) Daily News HAGATNA, Guam — At least... Read more
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NBC News
Pastors Sue Illinois Over Gay Conversion Therapy Banin a Thursday filing that the prohibition violates free speech and religious ri
Pastors Sue Illinois Over Gay Conversion Therapy Ban
NBC News / Posted 14 days ago
in a Thursday filing that the prohibition violates free speech and religious rights. The federal lawsuit seeks to exclude clergy from the ban that took effect Jan. 1, arguing that homosexuality is "contrary to God's purpose" and a disorder that... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Healey allies highlight support for stricter gun law By Matt Murphy and Katie Lannan, State House News Service BOSTON -- Attorney
Healey allies highlight support for stricter gun law
Lowell Sun / Posted 14 days ago
By Matt Murphy and Katie Lannan, State House News Service BOSTON -- Attorney General Maura Healey faced a barrage of criticism in the weeks following her announcement of stepped up enforcement of... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mayors join those rallying behind AG Healey’s weapons law enforcement– Attorney General Maura Healey faced a barrage of criticism in the weeks follo
Mayors join those rallying behind AG Healey’s weapons law enforcement
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
– Attorney General Maura Healey faced a barrage of criticism in the weeks following her announcement of stepped up enforcement of the state’s assault weapons ban, but the top prosecutor and her allies have spent the better part of the past... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pastors sue Illinois over gay conversion therapy banin a Thursday filing that the prohibition violates free speech and religious ri
Pastors sue Illinois over gay conversion therapy ban
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
in a Thursday filing that the prohibition violates free speech and religious rights. The federal lawsuit seeks to exclude clergy from the ban that took effect Jan. 1, arguing that homosexuality is "contrary to God's purpose" and a disorder that... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Pastors sue Illinois over gay conversion therapy banThe federal lawsuit seeks to exclude clergy from the ban that took effect Jan.
Pastors sue Illinois over gay conversion therapy ban
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 days ago
The federal lawsuit seeks to exclude clergy from the ban that took effect Jan. 1, arguing that homosexuality is "contrary to God's purpose" and a disorder that "can be resisted or overcome by those who seek to be faithful to God and His... Read more
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