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Pro-lifers win Supreme Court buffer zone case

Free Speech | Justices unanimously strike down a Massachusetts law creating bubbles of ‘protection’ around abortion centers
by Emily Belz
Posted 6/26/14, 12:55 pm

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court spoke plainly and unanimously in striking down a Massachusetts law placing a 35-foot buffer zone around abortion centers: The law “violates the First Amendment.” The zone excluded anyone but abortion center employees and clients.

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Judge silences pro-life criticism of the NAACP

Free Speech
by Sarah Padbury
Posted 5/08/14, 10:24 am

A U.S. district court judge sided with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) last week in a trademark case against an African-American pro-life leader who parodied the group’s name.

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Bus company refuses ad space to pro-life group

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by Sarah Padbury
Posted 4/10/14, 12:00 pm

An Indiana bus company that refused to let a pro-life group advertise on city buses in Ft. Wayne is going to have to justify its decision in federal court.

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