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Kentucky Judge Refuses To Marry Atheists


A county judge in Kentucky refuses to marry atheists. In an egregious violation of the U.S. Constitution, Trigg County Judge Hollis Alexander refused to […]
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A Judge Has Ruled Against Atheists Trying to Put Up the Least Offensive Ad Ever


A Pennsylvania judge said a local transit system had every right to reject this ad with the word
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Texas Judge Jack Robison says God told him to speak up for defendant


A state district judge in Comal County said God told him to intervene in jury deliberations to sway…
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Trump’s Federal Judge Nominee Goes on the Record: the Bible and One’s Religions Beliefs take Precedence over the Constitution


Liberal watchdog group, Alliance for Justice, has issued a warning about Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump’s nominee for a vacant seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals.  The AFJ says that Barrett believes “judges should be bound by their religious faith, not the law.” The AFJ Nominee Report on Amy Coney Barrett reads, in part, “Stunningly, […]
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Breaking: Federal Judge Rules Clerks Cannot Cite Religion to Recuse From Issuing Marriage Licenses – The New Civil Rights Movement


Huge, Potentially Precedent-Setting Decision
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Judge Sentences Catholic to 12 Weeks of Baptist Church Services: Creative Ruling or Illegal Action?


Spoiler alert: it’s the latter. A courtroom isn’t a place for judges to advance their religious views.
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Pastafarianism is Not a Real Religion, Judge Tells Prisoner in Completely Serious Decision


Stephen Cavanaugh is a prisoner currently being held in the Nebraska State Penitentiary. As a prisoner, he has the right to practice his religion and get special perks associated with being part of an organized belief system — as he says, “the ability to order and wear religious clothing and pendants, the right to meet for weekly worship services and classes and the right to receive communion.”

But Cavanaugh filed a lawsuit recently saying the prison was denying him these opportunities… all because he was a Pastafarian. (Seriously.)
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Judge: Priest does not have to disclose alleged abuse discovered during confession


Judge: Priest does not have to disclose alleged abuse discovered during confession
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Muslim judge swears in on the Koran. Suddenly government officials swearing on a holy book is an issue.


Muslim judge swears in on the Koran. Suddenly government officials swearing on a holy book is an issue.
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Top judge leads calls to scrap mandatory daily Christian worship in UK schools | Education | The Guardian


Influential report urges end to religious assemblies and raises concern over segregation
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