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Posts in category “Law”

Free Speech & Religious Liberty Take A Hit

The Supreme Court has declined to take the New Mexico photographer appeal. Excerpt: …

Posted April 7th, 2014

The Absurdity Of The Hobby Lobby Case

In case you missed it, Patrick Deneen’s TAC essay about the absurdity …

Posted March 26th, 2014

Religious Liberty And The Sacrament Of Sexual Freedom

If I’m reading this Emily Bazelon essay correctly, she thinks she’s defending …

Posted March 17th, 2014

So Much For Federalism & Gay Marriage

A federal judge in Virginia has struck down that state’s ban on …

Posted February 14th, 2014

Pushing The Pink Police State

The Human Rights Campaign, the gay rights lobby, is denouncing Gene Schaerr, the …

Posted January 24th, 2014

Mark Herring Vs. The People Of Virginia

I know that the American legal culture has shifted so much at …

Posted January 23rd, 2014

Scalia Told Us So

Liberals love to gripe about Justice Antonin Scalia’s blistering dissents, but on …

Posted December 30th, 2013

Gay Marriage: Once Again, Scalia Was Right

Me and my new husband!! My polygamous Mormon great grandparents would be …

Posted December 20th, 2013

Utah & Polygamy: We Told You So

Well, that slope didn’t take long to turn slippery: A federal judge …

Posted December 15th, 2013

Life Unworthy Of Life

Belgium is about to cross an important line: Belgium took a big …

Posted December 13th, 2013

Parents Hit Jackpot Over ‘Wrongful Birth’

This beggars the moral imagination. A couple sued accusing companies that should …

Posted December 12th, 2013

‘Philomena’ And Moral Blindness

The new film Philomena is about an Irish woman whose illegitimate child …

Posted December 9th, 2013

That Crazypants Antonin Scalia

Scalia interview proves that journalists are so ignorant of religion that they’ll …

Posted October 6th, 2013

Caleb Stegall: A Rising Front Porch Republican

This is great news! My friend and philosophical confrère Caleb Stegall has …

Posted September 3rd, 2013

Tax Your Vile And Sickening Religion

A reader passes this on as a canary-in-the-coalmine for churches, synagogues, mosques, …

Posted August 29th, 2013

Trayvon Verdict At Last

I didn’t post on the Trayvon Martin verdict this weekend, because I …

Posted July 15th, 2013

Our Elite Governing Caste

Pennsylvania’s Attorney General refuses to do what the law of her state …

Posted July 11th, 2013