Tag: religious freedom

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China sanctions US religious rights officials, Canada MP for condemnation of Uyghur abuses

March 29, 2021

Via: Jurist

China on Saturday announced sanctions against the chair and vice chair of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), Gayle Manchin and Tony Perkins, Canadian parliament member Michael Chong, and Canada’s House of Commons foreign affairs subcommittee on international […]

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Federal judge rules ACA protections for transgender individuals violate religious freedom

October 17, 2019

Via: Jurist

A judge for the US District Court for the Northern District of Texas ruled Tuesday that some of the Affordable Care Act‘s nondiscrimination rules based on gender identity and termination of pregnancy violate providers’ religious freedom. Judge Reed O’Connor found […]