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Religious freedom celebration in Brazil highlights peaceful co-existence

Religious freedom celebration in Brazil highlights peaceful co-existence | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Protestant, Catholic, Muslim, and leaders of 20 faiths represented at festival
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Can Atheism Really Replace Religion?

Can Atheism Really Replace Religion? | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The perceived importance of religion (or religiosity) declines predictably with development (however measured), allowing one to predict how long it will take for religion to become unimportant for the majority of the global population.
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Papua New Guinea Moves to Repeal Sorcery Act

Papua New Guinea Moves to Repeal Sorcery Act | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Parliament also voted to reinstate the death penalty in certain cases to help stem an increase in violence against people accused of practicing black magic.
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allAfrica.com: Malawi: Ngaunje Commends Government for Upholding Freedom of Worship

allAfrica.com: Malawi: Ngaunje Commends Government for Upholding Freedom of Worship | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience
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Ohio School District Considers Teaching Creationism

Ohio School District Considers Teaching Creationism | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The Springboro, Ohio, school board is currently considering a proposal that would allow the district to teach creationism, despite objections from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and local parents.
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Defense of student’s religious speech wins out

Defense of student’s religious speech wins out | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
A California legal group hopes that one school district has learned its lesson not to silence the religious speech of students.
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Police criminal behaviour, not different religious beliefs | Herald Scotland

Police criminal behaviour, not different religious beliefs | Herald Scotland | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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Reforming the European Court of Human Rights – the new Protocol 15

The Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe has adopted Protocol 15 to the European Convention of Human Rights. It will be opened for signature at the end of June and will enter into force ...
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Algerian Muslim Scholars Association calls for need to support Saharawi people | Sahara Press Service

Algerian Muslim Scholars Association calls for need to support Saharawi people | Sahara Press Service | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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DailyNews Mobile Edition - Church bombing: Muslims appeal for peace

Tanzania\'s leading online News Edition (The National Newspaper).
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Catholic pilgrims blocked from Chinese village Donglu for Virgin Mary parade

Catholic pilgrims blocked from Chinese village Donglu for Virgin Mary parade | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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Religious Zionism emerging as Israel's most powerful pressure group - National

Religious Zionism emerging as Israel's most powerful pressure group - National | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
While Yair Lapid won his fight over drafting the ultra-Orthodox to the IDF, the next conflict will sprout out of the inequality between soldiers from hesder yeshivas and their fellow combatants.
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What Do Religious People Really Believe?

What Do Religious People Really Believe? | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Matters of religion resist easy generalizations. The truth is that most religious people bring individual expression to their faith and feel no conflict with those who have different religious belief systems, or no religious belief whatsoever.
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Cambridge Journals Online - Ecclesiastical Law Journal Vol. 15 Iss. 02

Cambridge Journals Online - Ecclesiastical Law Journal Vol. 15 Iss. 02 | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
An International Journal for the Comparative Study of Law and Religion&nbspPublished three times a year in association with the Ecclesiastical Law Society, the Journal publishes articles on all aspects of ecclesiastical law.
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DailyNews Mobile Edition - Lessons learned from Sheikh Ponda’s case

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Thai PM Visit Sri Lanka: A Platform To Align Buddhist Nations Of Asia – OpEd

Thai PM Visit Sri Lanka: A Platform To Align Buddhist Nations Of Asia – OpEd | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The Thai Prime Minister Ms. Shinawatra is due to visit Buddhist Sri Lanka during the month of Wesak. The bond that Sri Lanka and former Siam (Thailand) sha
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Tuesday’s letters: No religion or nation has monopoly on terrorism

Tuesday’s letters: No religion or nation has monopoly on terrorism | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Re: “A new front in the war against terror; Menace extends to radicalized lone wolves,” by Matthew Fisher, Commentary, May 24.
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Religious freedom under attack

Religious freedom under attack | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
"Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest his religion or belief...
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EEOC Settles Sex Harassment and Retaliation Suit Against Grace Church and Episcopal Diocese of L.I.

EEOC Settles Sex Harassment and Retaliation Suit Against Grace Church and Episcopal Diocese of L.I. | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
EEOC Settles Sex Harassment and Retaliation Suit Against Grace Church and Episcopal Diocese of L.I.
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Bishops have a duty to admonish pro-abortion politicians

Bishops have a duty to admonish pro-abortion politicians | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Rite & Reason: Whenever there is conflict between civil law and the moral law of the church, it is always the duty of the Catholic to resist the civil law
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Orthodox Churches Fight Back As Eastern Europe Pushes To Modernize, Secularize

Orthodox Churches Fight Back As Eastern Europe Pushes To Modernize, Secularize | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Many were shocked on May 17 to see a phalanx of black-robed Orthodox clergy break into a trot and lead an angry mob in an attack on a gay-rights rally in the Georgian capital, Tbilisi.

Although th...
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DailyNews Mobile Edition - No favouritism in subsidies, says minister

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Kenya’s Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission Report Welcomed

Kenya’s Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission Report Welcomed | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) said it welcomes the release of the Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission (TJRC) Report, wh
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Indonesian Vesak Celebration Promotes Religious Harmony - The Jakarta Globe

Indonesian Vesak Celebration Promotes Religious Harmony - The Jakarta Globe | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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