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Obama Administration Continues its Assault on Religious Liberty

On Friday, March 16, 2012, the Administration issued an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding the contraceptive and sterilization mandate issued under the new health care law. This notice describes several approaches to the “accommodation” described by the President on February 10, 2012 and seeks input from the public. This is not a proposed rule. …

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Rule Implementing Health Care Exchanges Provides Funding for Abortion

On Monday, March 12, 2012, the Department of Health and Human Services issued a final rule regarding establishment of the state health care exchanges required under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PL 111-148). The rule provides for taxpayer funding of insurance plans that include elective abortion.  This departure from the longstanding policy is …

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Hoye Wins Order for Evenhanded Application of Oakland Ordinance

The case involving Pastor Walter Hoye’s right to Free Speech was back in court last week for a determination of proper remedy after the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal’s July ruling that Oakland’s enforcement of its “bubble zone” ordinance “is a constitutionally invalid, content-based regulation of speech.” The hearing resulted in an order requiring Oakland …

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“Cash-for-Eggs” Program Raises Ethical Concerns

San Francisco, Calif.: $10,000 cash. That’s what a young woman in New York could walk away with after donating her eggs for stem cell research purposes. Egg donation compensation in New York was originally limited to donations for “assisted reproduction” programs, like in vitro fertilization. But in 2009, the Empire State Stem Cell Board loosened …

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Seminar: Defending the Free Speech Rights of Pro-Life Advocates — January 20, 2012: LLDF to offer CLE in San Francisco

Download PDF / Word The Free Speech CLE Registration Form. January 20, 2012: LLDF to offer CLE in San Francisco Life Legal Defense Foundation is pleased to announce a new Continuing Legal Education seminar, “Defending the Free Speech Rights of Pro-Life Advocates,” in cooperation with the Office of Public Policy and Social Concerns of the …

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See also Birmingham News (6/15/2010): Anti-abortion group files lawsuit against Birmingham police over arrests at Parker High School

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