Blog Archives for June 2010

Supreme Court Rules Christian Group Can’t Demand Funding while Violating Non-Discrimination Policies

public domain - from Wikipedia Commons

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
June 28, 2010

The Supreme Court ruled that religious student orgs that violate non-discrimination policies cannot demand public funding.

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CFI Urges Senate Judiciary Committee to Question Kagan on Religious Liberty

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Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
June 25, 2010

CFI urged the Committee to determine Kagan's views on taxpayer funding of religious orgs, exemptions from civil rights laws.

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Message to Congress: Stop Wasting Taxpayer Dollars on Junk Medical Research

public domain

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
June 23, 2010

The US government could save $240 million - and improve biomedical research - by eliminating funding for alt med research.

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Live Blogging of Closing Arguments in CA Same Sex Marriage Case - Wed., June 16

Taken from CFI brochure

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
June 15, 2010

Interested CFI supporters may follow closing arguments via live blogging; video cameras have been barred from the courtroom.

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CFI Publishes Position Paper Criticizing Government Funding of Acupuncture

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
June 08, 2010

CFI argues that government funding of discredited acupuncture therapy lowers standards of care and degrades respect for science.

“Gay Exorcisms”: Free Exercise of Religion, or Child Abuse?

Reasonable Doubt with Derek C. Araujo
June 08, 2010

Some Pentacostal and Evangelical churches "exorcise demons" that "cause" homosexuality. Many who undergo exorcisms are minors.

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