free speech rights

Supreme Court hears abortion clinic ‘buffer zone’ arguments

Sheila Liaugminas | 16 January 2014 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: abortion clinic buffer zone, free speech rights, pro-choice language, pro-lifers, Supreme Court abortion law, U.S. Supreme Court

What August 1st meant

Sheila Liaugminas | 07 August 2012 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Chick-fil-A, free speech rights, HHS mandate, religious liberty
The HHS mandate went into effect. Religious institutions have a year ‘to figure out how they’re going to violate their consciences’, as NY Cardinal Timothy Dolan put it. Other employers have to do it now. And on the same day, Chick-Fil-A Appreciation Day was held across America. How are they connected?

Why can’t states ban violent video sales?

Carolyn Moynihan | 30 June 2011 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: free speech rights, parenting, video games, violence
The United States Supreme Court has no doubt upset many parents with its majority decision against a California law which would have banned the sale or rental of ultra-violent video games to children (under-18s).

College students challenge speech codes

Sheila Liaugminas | 18 March 2011 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Alliance Defense Fund, anti-Christian bias, free speech rights, Supreme Court
When you are declared in violation of a speech code in America, do you have the right to speak up and challenge it?

Costly free speech

Sheila Liaugminas | 07 October 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: free speech rights
The Supreme Court heard a very controversial case Wednesday involving free speech rights, what constitutes hate speech, what defines ‘public personalities,’ and a bundle of tough issues wrapped up in the Westboro Baptist church demonstrations near soldiers’ funeral ceremonies.

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