Supreme Court

Masterpiece, marriage, and bigotry: the Court’s ruling is more robust than many acknowledge

Adam J. MacLeod | 22 June 2018 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: religious freedom, same-sex marriage, Supreme Court

The Supreme Court leans toward Masterpiece Cakeshop

Amy Howe | 08 December 2017 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: freedom of speech, religious freedom, Supreme Court

High Court on Big Government v. Little Sisters

Sheila Liaugminas | 17 May 2016 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: contraceptive mandate, HHS mandate, Little Sisters of the Poor, religious freedom, Supreme Court, Zubik v. Burwell

The death of a sitting Supreme Court justice

Marcus Roberts | 15 February 2016 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: Antonin Scalia, Supreme Court, Supreme Court nominee

Supreme Court on marriage; Synod on family

Sheila Liaugminas | 08 October 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: marriage and family, marriage redefinition, Pope Francis, Supreme Court, Synod on the Family, Vatican

If a company can be African American, can’t it be religious?

Matt Bowman | 31 March 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: contraceptive mandate, Obamacare, Supreme Court
A business owner brings his values and his entire self—his faith no less than his race—to his daily work.

What the Supreme Court heard in HHS arguments

Sheila Liaugminas | 28 March 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: birth control mandate, Conestoga Wood Specialties, HHS mandate, Hobby Lobby, Supreme Court

Which comes first: changing the culture or changing the law?

James S. Cole | 29 July 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, Roe v. Wade, Supreme Court, United States
It is a huge mistake for foes of legalized abortion to retire from the political arena.

Tying Windsor’s knot

Dwight G. Duncan | 28 June 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: DOMA, Proposition 8, same-sex marriage, Supreme Court, US v. Windsor
Those states which do not recognise same-sex marriage will not be forced to do so after this week's decisions. But for how long?

Two great videos: Ryan Anderson goes 15 rounds over SSM

Michael Cook | 01 April 2013 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: debates, Supreme Court

Justices order Obamacare back to court

Sheila Liaugminas | 27 November 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Affordable Care Act, Chief Justice John Roberts, healthcare tax, HHS mandate, individual mandate, Obamacare, religious liberty, Supreme Court
Had President Obama lost the election, it would have been eliminated and replaced by new healthcare reform. But his win doesn’t assure that his signature legislation will survive intact.

About that Supreme Court Obamacare ruling

Sheila Liaugminas | 29 June 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Chief Justice John Roberts, healthcare law, HHS mandate, Obamacare, Supreme Court
Nearly all the experts predicted it would wind up a 5-4 decision and that Anthony Kennedy would be the swing vote. They got it half right.

What’s Behind the HHS Mandate?

Gerard V. Bradley | 28 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: healthcare mandate, religious liberty, Supreme Court
The US Supreme Court is due to hand down its ruling on President Obama's healthcare law today. What is at stake for religious liberty?

The rhetoric of judicial activism

James S. Cole | 12 April 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Barack Obama, judicial activism, rhetoric, Roe v. Wade, Supreme Court
President Obama's complaint about judicial activism rings hollow in the light of other controversial decisions handed down by the Supreme Court.

US Supreme Court backs religious independence in surprise decision

James S. Cole | 23 January 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: First Amendment, religious freedom, Supreme Court
The unanimous decision is a major setback for the Obama Administration.

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