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Expelled transgender student gets partial win

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (ABP, TAB) — Some are deeming a recent court ruling as a partial win for a Baptist university, as well as its former transgender student. A California judge ruled in mid-July that California Baptist University in Riverside, Calif., was within … Continue reading

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Court date set for Union University student accused of murder

JACKSON, Tenn. (TAB, ABP) — Accused of murdering his fiancée and staging her death to look like a suicide, Charles “Charlie” Pittman will potentially return to court July 10 for a preliminary hearing. The Alabama Baptist most recently reported that Pittman, … Continue reading

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Southwestern Seminary enrolls Muslim student

FORT WORTH, Texas (TAB) — It’s a first for Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a rarity for any Baptist seminary — allowing a Muslim to enroll in the seminary’s Ph.D. program. The Fort Worth, Texas, school’s norm for admittance requires a record … Continue reading

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Union University student found dead in car

JACKSON, Tenn. (TAB) — A Union University student was found dead in her car on the school’s campus in Jackson, Tenn., Feb. 12. Olivia Greenlee, 21, was found in her 2001 Toyota Corolla in a parking lot behind Luther Hall with an … Continue reading

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New Jersey school district bans religious songs at winter concerts

BORDENTOWN, N.J. (RNS) — Students won’t be allowed to sing religious holiday songs at winter concerts in a south-central New Jersey school district. Bordentown Superintendent Constance J. Bauer issued a statement Oct. 18 saying that some of the selections were … Continue reading

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