Law

January 20, 2015

Loaded Language on “Marriage” Heads to the Supreme Court

During Pope Francis’ Encounter with Families in the Philippines this week, the Holy Father commented on particular threats to the good of the family, saying, “The
January 22, 2015
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A Non-Religious Law Professor’s Humane Case for Religious Exemptions

Over at the Washington Post, law professor (and non-religious believer) Eugene Volokh offers a lengthy post with a kind of argument for religious exemptions to certain
January 23, 2015

A Survivor’s Perspective: The Importance of Empowering Women to Report Sexual Assault

Every election cycle, and a few debates in between, American politicians play political hot potato with the abortion issue and use victims of sexual assault and
January 27, 2015

Abp. Cordileone responds to Nancy Pelosi on Abortion: “No Catholic Can Dissent in Good Conscience”

  At a recent press conference, when being asked about the proposed legislation that would outlaw most abortions after 20 weeks (aka the “Pain-Capable Unborn Children
January 28, 2015

Profiles in Cowardice

The headline of Congressman Tim Ryan’s (D-OH) recent op-ed is: “Why I changed my thinking on abortion.” If that doesn’t give away the ending, this line
February 13, 2015

Judicial Lawlessness in Alabama

At this moment, Alabama is in a state of legal and judicial disarray.  A federal judge has declared the state’s constitutional amendment defining marriage as a