Tag Archives: Supreme Court

Electronic bingo in all forms officially ruled illegal in Alabama

MONTGOMERY (TAB) —  Two rulings by the Alabama Supreme Court today (Dec. 23), combined with a March ruling already on the books, officially clarify that electronic bingo in all its forms is illegal in Alabama, according to Attorney General Luther … Continue reading

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Supreme Court strikes down abortion regulations

WASHINGTON (BP, RNS, TAB) — The Supreme Court delivered its most significant ruling on abortion in a generation today, striking down restrictions on Texas clinics and doctors that threatened to make the procedure more difficult for women to access. In a 5–3 opinion, … Continue reading

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US District Court Judge Granade issues permanent order in support of gay ‘marriage’

BIRMINGHAM — U.S. District Court Judge Callie V.S. Granade issued a June 7 order attempting to ensure same-sex “marriage” in all 67 Alabama counties. Granade’s June order was issued in the Strawser v. Alabama case, a lawsuit filed by same-sex … Continue reading

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Alabama Supreme Court urged to oppose SCOTUS marriage ruling

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Sanctity of Marriage Alabama, TAB) — Sanctity of Marriage Alabama, a grassroots organization based in Montgomery, urged the Alabama Supreme Court on July 28 to uphold their March 3 order that halted same-sex “marriage” in Alabama. On July 6, … Continue reading

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Alabama pastors, leaders say battle for marriage, religious freedom is not over

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (Alabama For Marriage) — In the wake of the June 26 Supreme Court decision on marriage, Alabama pastors and leaders say the battle for marriage is not over. Around 50 Alabama pastors, elected officials and organization leaders held … Continue reading

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Religious liberty predicted next fight in America following today’s marriage ruling

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — In a long-awaited decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled 5–4 today in favor of legalizing same-sex “marriage,” two years to the day after striking down the Defense of Marriage Act. The Court’s opinion read in part, “The … Continue reading

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Supreme Court upholds Obamacare; deadline looms for churches

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (TAB) — The Supreme Court upheld President Obama’s controversial health care law June 25. “The Affordable Care Act (ACA) is here to stay,” Obama said from the White House following the decision. For churches still not within the ACA … Continue reading

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Religious liberty wins hiring case at high court

WASHINGTON (BP) — The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in favor of a Muslim job applicant provided what religious freedom advocates hailed as a wider victory for people of faith. In an 8–1 decision, the high court ruled June 1 an … Continue reading

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Alabama probate judges ordered to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, but order on hold

BIRMINGHAM (TAB) — U.S. District Judge Callie V.S. Granade ordered all probate judges to allow same-sex couples to purchase marriage licenses May 21, but that order is on hold until the U.S. Supreme Court issues a ruling on same-sex “marriage” later … Continue reading

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Breaking news — Same-sex ‘marriage’ licenses violate state constitution, Alabama Supreme Court says  

BIRMINGHAM — Less than one month after same-sex “marriage” was deemed legal in Alabama by a federal judge, the state Supreme Court has ordered probate judges to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. The Court — petitioned by Alabama … Continue reading

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