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Vatican signs financial transparency accord with U.S. officials - Religion News Service

Vatican signs financial transparency accord with U.S. officials - Religion News Service | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
VATICAN CITY (RNS) In a bid to improve its checkered record on financial transparency, the Vatican on Tuesday (May 7) signed a cooperation agreement with the U.S. agency that fights against financial crimes.
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Brazilian Activists Demand Release of Imprisoned Bahai Leaders --NTDTV.org

Human rights supporters place a banner on Rio de Janeiro\'s famed Copacabana beach to raise awareness of the plight of seven leaders of the Bahá\'í faith imprisoned in Iran for five years.
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Obama administration backs out of appeal over new contraceptive mandate (+video)

Obama administration backs out of appeal over new contraceptive mandate (+video) | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Government lawyers give up their challenge to a temporary injunction in a Bible publisher's lawsuit and will battle the issue in another pending case at the appeals court.
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Louisiana Supreme Court strikes down state’s school voucher system | WashingtonExaminer.com

Louisiana Supreme Court strikes down state’s school voucher system | WashingtonExaminer.com | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The justices today upheld a Baton Rouge district court ruling, stating that the legislation that created the state’s school voucher program was unconstitutional.
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Questions of equality at the fore in German Islam Conference | Germany | DW.DE | 06.05.2013

Questions of equality at the fore in German Islam Conference | Germany | DW.DE | 06.05.2013 | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
At an annual conference, Muslim organizations in Germany will discuss changes they hope will lead to more parity with German Christians. But the event has drawn criticism both from participants and others.
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Armenian government to pay out 112,000 euro to Jehovah's Witnesses

Armenian government to pay out 112,000 euro to Jehovah's Witnesses | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Russian Legal Information Agency (RAPSI).
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Human rights group says freedom of religion eroding in Papua

Human rights group says freedom of religion eroding in Papua | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Radio New Zealand International is a Shortwave Broadcaster. Our broadcasts are beamed to the island nations of the Pacific but can also be heard in other parts of the world.
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‘Religious institutions forcing caste-based voting system’

‘Religious institutions forcing caste-based voting system’ | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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Political Islam in Post-Gaddafi Libya | Think Africa Press

Political Islam in Post-Gaddafi Libya | Think Africa Press | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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Anglican Curmudgeon: Judge's Ruling in St. James Case Puts Cloud on Many Former Episcopal Properties in California

Anglican Curmudgeon: Judge's Ruling in St. James Case Puts Cloud on Many Former Episcopal Properties in California | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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Divided House overhauls religious freedom bill

Divided House overhauls religious freedom bill | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona House of Representatives moved Thursday to temper a divisive bill that sought to wildly expand religious freedom protections and had drawn opposition from civil liberties groups and Democratic lawmakers.
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Religion Clause: Divorce Decree's Provision Allowing Mother To Take Children To Sunday School Does Not Violate Establishment Clause

Religion Clause: Divorce Decree's Provision Allowing Mother To Take Children To Sunday School Does Not Violate Establishment Clause | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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City wins zoning battle with Jewish school

City wins zoning battle with Jewish school | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
A circuit court judge has sided with the City of Evanston and rejected a Jewish day school's suit challenging the city's refusal to rezone a property on Hartrey Avenue for its use.
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WORLD | Staying on message | Moses Wasamu | May 18, 2013

WORLD | Staying on message | Moses Wasamu | May 18, 2013 | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
KENYA | Kenyan churches successfully lobby to remove a U.S.-funded ad they say encourages adultery
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Christians in Morocco Fear Fatwa Portends Harsher Treatment

Christians in Morocco Fear Fatwa Portends Harsher Treatment | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
A Moroccan fatwa calling for the execution of those who leave Islam has left many Christian converts in turmoil.
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Statement Regarding Military Religious Liberties (1)

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Final Ruling Expected In Bible Banner Case; Kountze Cheerleaders Hold Press Conference - The Sacramento Bee

Final Ruling Expected In Bible Banner Case; Kountze Cheerleaders Hold Press Conference - The Sacramento Bee | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by Liberty Institute:
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Azerbaijani State Committee: Report by U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom is pro-Armenian

Azerbaijani State Committee: Report by U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom is pro-Armenian | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
The report of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom published last week, has been analysed by the Azerbaijani State Committee for Work with Religious Organisations, the committee’s head Elshad Iskandarov told Trend, commenting on...
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Protests in Bangladesh Seeking Anti-Blasphemy Law Turn Deadly

Protests in Bangladesh Seeking Anti-Blasphemy Law Turn Deadly | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Violence erupted as Islamist fundamentalists demanding passage of an anti-blasphemy law clashed with security forces, leaving at least 22 people dead.
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KAZAKHSTAN: Why was Muslim prisoner of conscience extradited to Uzbekistan?

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Update: Shura Council approves final draft of Islamic bonds law - News - Aswat Masriya

Update: Shura Council approves final draft of Islamic bonds law - News - Aswat Masriya | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
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Presbyterian Church Speaks On National Issues | Ghanaian Chronicle

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Are Military Leaders and the MSM Embracing an Anti-Christian Extremist?

Are Military Leaders and the MSM Embracing an Anti-Christian Extremist? | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
Over at Breitbart.com, a post discussing potential Pentagon regulations prohibiting proselytization has gone viral, at last count with more than 1.2 million Facebook shares and 8,000 comments. While I’m not aware of any immediate or pending change...
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Pentagon refutes reports of anti-Christian policies - Religion News Service

Pentagon refutes reports of anti-Christian policies - Religion News Service | Law and Religion | Scoop.it
(RNS) Christian conservatives have grown increasingly alarmed over reports that the Pentagon has adopted new policies aimed at disciplining or even court-martialing those who share their faith.
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Home | AFLC Challenges HHS Mandate in D.C. Federal Court on behalf of Catholic Company | AFLC - American Freedom Law Center

AFLC - American Freedom Law Center
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