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Supreme Court won’t force NYC to allow after-hours worship in public schools

BRONX, N.Y. (BNG) — The United States Supreme Court refused March 30 to hear a case challenging a New York City policy of not allowing churches to worship in public schools. The high court declined without comment to review an … Continue reading

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US Court again causes NYC churches to suffer

NEW YORK CITY (TAB) — The U.S. Second Court of Appeals recent decision upheld a policy that prohibits “religious worship services” or using a public school building in New York City as a “house of worship.” The 2–1 decision enables the … Continue reading

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California transgender students to pick restrooms

NASHVILLE (BP) — Transgender students at California K–12 public schools now can choose which gender’s restrooms and locker rooms they want to use. The measure, signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Aug. 12, gives transgender students the right “to participate in … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Mo. votes for amendment protecting public prayer

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (BP) — The passage of Missouri Amendment 2 — which guarantees the right to pray and worship on public property and to choose any or no religion — was cheered by Missouri Baptist Convention (MBC) leaders who … Continue reading

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Breaking News — Gay history law to remain in California’s public schools

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (BP) — California’s first-in-the-nation gay history law will remain the law for public schools after a signature drive aimed at overturning it fell short for the second time in a year. A pro-family coalition announced July 16 that … Continue reading

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