Religious Liberty
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Saeed Abedini moved to new prison ward as health deteriorates

Religious Liberty
by Tiffany Owens
Posted 1/23/14, 02:45 pm

Nagmeh Abedini, the wife of imprisoned American pastor Saeed Abedini has cancelled plans to pray in front of the White House during a March protest of her husband’s detention. She announced her decision the same day her lawyers revealed Abedini has been moved to a less dangerous wing of the Iranian prison where he’s being held.

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Another Christian bakery loses discrimination fight

Religious Liberty
by Leigh Jones
Posted 1/22/14, 03:10 pm

The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries ruled Friday that the Christian owners of a popular Portland-area bakery discriminated against a same-sex couple by refusing to bake a wedding cake for their ceremony.

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Religious freedom becoming increasingly rare

Religious Liberty
by Tiffany Owens
Posted 1/16/14, 05:00 pm

In his speech recognizing today as National Religious Freedom Day, President Barack Obama encouraged Americans to, “celebrate America’s legacy of religious liberty, embrace diversity in our own communities, and resolve once more to advance religious freedom in our time.”

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