SCOTUS

Thumbnail marchers walk past the supreme court of the united states during the 2015 march for life in washington dc on jan 22 2015 credit addie mena cna cna 1 22 15 1 Abortion clinics in Texas ask Supreme Court to block safety standards

The Texas attorney general has said he will challenge abortion clinics’ appeal asking the U.S. Supreme Court to consider striking down safety...

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As bishops warn of current threats to religious liberty in the United States, Catholics can take heart that such challenges have faced them before,...

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Thumbnail screen shot 2017 10 01 at 7.59.41 am Archbishop Gomez delivers homily at the annual Red Mass in Washington D.C.

Archbishop José H. Gomez today, Sunday, October 1, delivered the homily for the 65th Red Mass at St. Matthew the Apostle Church in Washington,...

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Thumbnail united states supreme court 3 cna us catholic news 3 27 12 Contraception mandate case argued at US Supreme Court

The Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday in a challenge to the Affordable Care Act touching on the federal government’s compelling for-profit...

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Thumbnail supporters of marriage join protests in front of scotus during arguments over definition of marriage in washington dc on april 28 2015 credit addie mena cna 4 28 15 Don't overturn social order, faith leaders urge Supreme Court before marriage case

As the Supreme Court will rule on same-sex marriage before the month’s end, over 50,000 Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant, and Jewish leaders have...

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Thumbnail neil gorsuch For Catholics, Trump’s SCOTUS pick may stir both hopes and fears

Anyone familiar with Catholic social teaching knows it’s often not a good fit for the left versus right dynamics of American culture, and we got...

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Thumbnail 20160623t1446 4203 cns scotus immigration ruling Millions of undocumented immigrants face deportation following Supreme Court tie

A program designed to shield an estimated 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation and allow millions to legally obtain work in the...

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Thumbnail supporters of marriage 4 join protests in front of scotus during arguments over definition of marriage in washington dc on april 28 2015 credit addie mena cna 4 28 15 Supreme Court doesn't tip hand: asks tough questions of both sides in marriage case

U.S. Supreme Court justices asked tough questions of both plaintiffs and respondents at oral arguments on Tuesday in a possibly landmark marriage...

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The U.S. Supreme Court granted an injunction to Wheaton College on Thursday, temporarily exempting the Christian college from federal mandates to...

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Thumbnail us supreme court justices courtesy of the us supreme court cna us catholic news 3 29 12 Supreme Court justices divided on HHS mandate argument

As the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments touching on religious freedom and for-profit companies Tuesday, the justices seemed divided over support...

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Thumbnail united states supreme court 3 cna us catholic news 3 27 12 1 Supreme Court okays pro-life challenge to Ohio election speech law

The Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that the Susan B. Anthony List has standing to challenge an Ohio law allowing a state agency to bar the...

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Thumbnail marchers walk past the supreme court of the united states during the 2015 march for life in washington dc on jan 22 2015 credit addie mena cna cna 1 22 15 Supreme Court puts hold on Texas law regulating abortion clinics

On Monday afternoon the Supreme Court of the United States temporarily halted Texas' regulations on abortion clinics, which were upheld by an...

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Thumbnail baby feet credit 578foot via wwwshutterstockcom cna 12 16 15 1 Supreme letdown for North Dakota pro-lifers as Court won't hear pro-life law

The Supreme Court of the United States on Monday declined to hear a case that overturned North Dakota’s limits on abortion to before a fetal...

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Thumbnail crowd of people credit zbynek jirousek via wwwshutterstockcom cna 11 19 15 The 'tyranny of uniformity': will the US have a diverse public square in the future?

The case of the Little Sisters of the Poor before the Supreme Court may determine if the United States will continue to have a diverse public...

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Thumbnail supreme court 2 Thomas Aquinas College optimistic about SCOTUS order in HHS Mandate case

On March 30, Thomas Aquinas College officials responded with optimism to the U.S. Supreme Court’s order that both sides file supplemental briefs to...

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Catholics are called to witness to the truth of marriage despite the Supreme Court of the United States recognizing a legal right to same-sex...

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Thumbnail outside 16 of the supreme court in washington dc during the courts ruling in favor of legalizing gay marriage on june 26 2015 credit addie mena cna 6 26 15 US Supreme Court will hear challenge to Texas abortion law

The Supreme Court of the United States announced Friday that it will hear a challenge to Texas’ safety standards for abortion clinics, in what...

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Thumbnail women chant in the snow in support of religious freedom outside of the us supreme court building in washington dc on march 25 2014 credit addie mena cna cna 3 25 14 Women rally outside Supreme Court for religious liberty

Women supporting employers challenging the government's contraception spoke out in support of a vision of women's equality that supports fertility...

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