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July 7, 2008, 8:31 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - In the political bellwether state of Ohio, five liberal voting rights organizations allege that the state government has violated the rights of thousands of eligible voters. The state's Republican gubernatorial nominee believes the liberal groups are just out to sabotage his campaign.The lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Cleveland on Sept. 21 targets the offices of Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell, who is this year's GOP nominee for governor, and the Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services (ODJFS).
July 7, 2008, 8:23 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The decision by Los Angeles County officials to remove the small cross from the county's official seal has triggered a lawsuit. It was filed Tuesday by the Thomas More Law Center in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.The decision to remove the cross from the seal was made in June of 2004 after the American Civil Liberties Union threatened to sue the L.A. County supervisors because of their use of a Christian symbol.
July 7, 2008, 8:23 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Being embedded with the U.S. military in Iraq is "a privilege, not a right," and CNN violated that right by airing a video clip showing terrorists sniping at American soldiers in Iraq, a spokesman for Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.) said Tuesday."Mr. Hunter believes that the airing of that video serves as propaganda for the enemy in time of war and does not believe it appropriate for CNN to be broadcasting that material," said Michael Harrison, senior legislative assistant to Hunter.
July 7, 2008, 8:23 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - In the state of Florida, Wal-Mart 'rolled out' its new $4 prescription drug plan Friday, months ahead of schedule. The original date was January 2007.Wal-Mart said in a press release that the reason for the early roll out of the drug plan was due to customer demand and requests from Florida state officials.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A conservative civil liberties group has filed suit against a school in Greenbelt, Md., for violating the constitutional rights of a seventh-grader who was allegedly threatened with discipline for reading her Bible in school. "This was a young Christian girl, who has been a Christian for less than a year, and so this is really important for her," said John W. Whitehead, president and founder of the Rutherford Institute, which represents Amber Mangum in the case.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The District of Columbia chapter of the Million Mom March wants the Washington Redskins to cancel an upcoming clay pigeon shooting benefit sponsored by NRA Sports.On Oct.17, the Redskins will host the second annual "Redskins Sporting Clays Challenge," presented by NRA Sports, an organization that the football team said is not a part of the National Rifle Association lobbying organization.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR) has accepted Planned Parenthood, the nation's largest abortion provider, into its membership, but the news prompted a pro-life group to call on religious organizations that are LCCR members to end their affiliation.
July 7, 2008, 8:06 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A Christian social work student who took Missouri State University to court after a liberal professor targeted her for refusing to lobby for homosexual adoption said Thursday she and the teacher had clashed over her beliefs from day one.Emily Brooker was vindicated when the university agreed to an out-of-court settlement, and the professor was disciplined.In her suit, Brooker, who has since graduated, accused the university of violating her First Amendment right to free speech by exercising her Christian convictions.