Taliban releases dramatic video of Bergdahl handover

The Taliban have released a video showing the handover of American soldier Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl in Afghanistan. After five years in captivity, Bergdahl was released Saturday in a swap for five Taliban detainees from Guantanamo.

Black, Franks Lead Bipartisan Effort to Call on Harry Reid to Bring the'Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act'to a Vote

Supreme CourtBipartisan, House passed legislation would protect unborn children at twenty weeks of age - with exceptions provided for instances of rape, incest or when the life of the mother is endangered. Contact: Tom Flanagin (Rep. Black) 202-225-4231; Ben Carnes (Rep. Franks) 202-225-4576 WASHINGTON, June 2, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Today, Reps. Diane Black (R-TN-06) and Trent Franks (R-AZ-08) led a bipartisan effort of 105 Members of the House to send a letter to Senate Majorit Source: CCN

Supreme Court Prayer Ruling Protects Freedom of Religion and Speech

"Some desire to enthrone a rigid secularism as the state religion while suppressing all other views. In contrast, ordered liberty allows free expression for all."-- Mark Tooley, IRD PresidentContact: Jeff Walton, Institute on Religion and Democracy, 202-682-4131, 202-413-5639 cell, jwalton@TheIRD.orgWASHINGTON, May 5, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- U.S. Supreme Court justices ruled today that legislative bodies such as city councils can begin their meetings with prayer.The court Source: Institute on Religion&Democracy

ACRU Applauds Supreme Court Decision Upholding Public Prayer

"The Court's ruling reflects elements of the Coercion Test that we have long championed,"said ACRU Chairman Susan A. Carleson.Contact: Dave Mohel, 703-347-9454WASHINGTON, May 5, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The U.S. Supreme Court, in a 5-4 ruling written by Justice Anthony Kennedy, upheld the right of local officials to begin meetings with public prayer. Source: BlueSkin Solutions

Christian Ministry Involved in Town Council Prayer Case to Hold News Conference and Prayer Service in front of Supreme Court -- 1 PM Today

Contact: Patty Bills, Faith and Action, 202-546-8329. WASHINGTON, May 5, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Reverend Dr. Rob Schenck (pronounced"SHANK"), a minister to top government officials in Washington, DC, who was involved in the Town of Greece v. Galloway case testing the constitutionality of public prayers, will hold a news conference and prayer service at 1:00 PM today in front of the United States Supreme Court to applaud today's decision upholding the practice.&nb Source: Faith and Action

Thomas More Society Prevails Once Again in Historic N.O.W. v. Scheidler Case

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit Declares an End to Nearly 28 Years of LitigationContact: Tom Ciesielka, 312-422-1333, tc@tcpr.netCHICAGO, April 30, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Yesterday, just over one month short of its 28th anniversary, the historic, marathon litigation, N.O.W. v. Scheidler, culminated in yet another unanimous, decisive pro-life victory for the defendants, Joseph Scheidler, Andrew Scholberg, Timothy Murphy, and the Chicago-based Pro-Life Action League. A Source: TC Public Relations

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline Appeal

Thomas More Society Says Battle Far from Over on Illegitimate and Biased Law License SuspensionContact: Tom Ciesielka, 312-422-1333, tc@tcpr.netWASHINGTON, April 29, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Yesterday's announcement that the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear the Thomas More Society's appeal on behalf of former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline was deeply disappointing to those involved. The controversial ruling by the Kansas Supreme Court in October 2013 suspended Kline's Kans Source: TC Public Relations

A Time to Decide: Personhood USA's Open Letter to National Right to Life

Contact: Keith Mason, President, Personhood USA, 202-595-3500; www.personhoodusa.com/press  DENVER, March 31, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- Keith Mason, President of Personhood USA Personhood USA, releases the following letter and is available for comment: National Right to Life, What does it mean to be pro-life? Is it about protecting every innocent human being or about getting good marks on the NRLC scorecard? I was shocked when I read your decision to revoke af Source: Personhood USA

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