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Freedom of Conscience Upheld in Today’s Hobby Lobby Decision
 Today the Supreme Court, in a 5 to 4 decision, found that two for-profit corporations with sincerely held religious beliefs do not have to provide contraceptives, including abortifacients, at no cost to their employees under to more »

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David Strom: Catholic guilt?

By David Strom, Catholic Defense League spokesman 04/17/2014 The past few months have been especially frustrating for many Catholics. On the one hand, it is indisputable that some priests have committed evil deeds and some Church officials have failed in their duty to protect parishioners. On the other hand, many Catholics also believe the more »

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‘Darn Tooting!’ Obama Brags About HHS Reg Catholic Bishops Call Attack on Liberty

From CNS News Bantering with the audience at a fundraiser in St. Louis yesterday, President Barack Obama bragged about a new regulation, proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services, that the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops has denounced as an “unprecedented attack on religious liberty.” “Darn right!” an audience member at the fundraiser shouted as more »

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Is Minnesota Democratic Leadership Anti-Catholic?

Brian Melendez’s refusal to apologize for offensive ads leaves Catholics wondering St. Paul – Yesterday the Catholic Defense League (CDL) issued a letter to Democrat-Farm-Labor (DFL) Party Chairman Brian Melendez demanding an immediate apology for political advertisements they believe denigrate the Catholic Church. The series of ads feature Catholic imagery superimposed with slanderous statements.  One more »

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