Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Liberty Institute Defends Pregnancy Resource Centers in Austin

IN THE PUBLIC ARENA

The city of Austin, Texas passed an ordinance that unfairly targets pro-life Pregnancy Resource Centers (PRCs), requiring them to post a sign at their front entrances with a misleading message about the services that they do not provide. Facilities that do provide abortions, however, are not required to post any signs or disclaimers referencing their services or procedures.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Liberty Files Appeal on Behalf of Opulent Life Church

IN THE CHURCH

Liberty Institute, on behalf of Opulent Life Church and its pastor, Telsa DeBerry, filed an appeal at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, asking the court to reverse the District Court’s decision and grant the church a preliminary injunction allowing it to lease a building on the town square.

U.S. Justice Department Supports Mississippi Church Seeking to Operate in Holly Springs Town Square

IN THE CHURCH

The U.S. Government Files Brief to Help Opulent Life Church of Holly Springs, Miss., Lease Town Square Building

HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss., March 15, 2012 – This week, the U.S. Justice Department filed a brief with 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on behalf of Opulent Life Church in Holly Springs, Miss., a client of the Liberty Institute. The church seeks permission to renovate and use a building it leased on the town square to accommodate its growing congregation.

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

U.S. Government Joins-In Chorus with Vets Saying: Don’t Tear Down Mt. Soledad Cross!

IN THE PUBLIC ARENA

Supreme Court Review More Likely to Save the Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial Cross Since the U.S. Solicitor General Joins Supreme Court Appeal

SAN DIEGO, CA, March 14, 2012–Today, the Liberty Institute responded to the long-awaited decision of U.S. Solicitor General Donald B. Verrilli, Jr. to join-in seeking the U.S. Supreme Court’s review of the 9th Circuit ruling that the Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial Cross is unconstitutional.