Tag Archives: laws

Most states’ child abuse and neglect laws have religious exemptions | Pew Research Center

Child abuse statutes in 34 states, D.C., Guam and Puerto Rico allow an exception if medical treatment for a child conflicts with parents’ religious beliefs.

How Faith Healing Laws Puts Children at Risk

Religious exemptions allow parents in 43 states to treat their kids with prayer instead of modern medicine.

How Republican ‘Religious Liberty’ Laws Are F**king Destroying America

So-called “religious liberty” and “religious freedom” laws are passing like wildfire, as hatemongers look to legally discriminate against the LGBT community

Former Rep. Michele Bachmann: Laws Passed by Congress Cannot Contradict Biblical Law

It’s always eye-opening to hear religious conservatives talk about how secular law takes a backseat to biblical pronouncements.