413 ABA Journal Religious Law articles.
Aug 15, 2018 11:18 AM CDT
Updated: In an appearance at the ABA Annual Meeting on Thursday, Chicago Cardinal Blase Cupich said revisions to the catechism on the death penalty reflect evolving church doctrine and an acknowledgement that the scales of justice can’t be rebalanced after a murder.
Aug 2, 2018 11:17 AM CDT
Jul 17, 2018 1:20 PM CDT
The late Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist was Brett Kavanaugh’s “first judicial hero,” the Supreme Court nominee said in a Constitution Day speech last September.
Kavanaugh praised Rehnquist for taking…
Jul 12, 2018 12:33 PM CDTa decision upholding a fine and citation against a Christian florist who refused to provide flowers for a gay wedding.
Jun 25, 2018 12:21 PM CDT
Jun 4, 2018 9:45 AM CDT
Apr 25, 2018 12:49 PM CDT
Updated: An Ohio man who survived a severe car crash as a boy in 2004 has filed a lawsuit claiming that he was financially exploited and his privacy invaded by…
Apr 12, 2018 8:00 AM CDT
A federal appeals court has ruled that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act protects a funeral home director who was fired after disclosing that she was transitioning from male…
Mar 8, 2018 7:00 AM CST
An investigator was sent back to jail on Wednesday after she told a Colorado judge her religious beliefs prevent her from testifying for prosecutors in a capital appeal.
Mar 1, 2018 11:53 AM CST
Feb 15, 2018 11:48 AM CST
The Missouri Supreme Court is hearing arguments on Tuesday in a suit filed by a Satanic Temple follower that challenges the state’s abortion informed consent law.
The suit filed by…
Jan 23, 2018 11:12 AM CST
The Department of Justice has filed an amicus brief backing the Archdiocese of Washington in a suit in which it sued the the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority for…
Jan 19, 2018 3:15 PM CST
A split three-judge panel representing a Pennsylvania appellate court has ordered an Old Order Amish family, whose religious beliefs frown upon the use of electricity, to connect to a municipal…
Jan 16, 2018 3:54 PM CST
Churches are no longer excluded from disaster aid as a result of a policy change by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
FEMA announced the policy change earlier this month and…
Jan 10, 2018 1:23 PM CST