Tag Archive for religious rights

No rocks for you!

A young earth Creationist, Dr. Andrew Snelling, is suing the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, in a civil rights action, stating that he was unlawfully restricted from doing geological work in the Grand Canyon national park because of religious discrimination. According to the claim, Snelling, from Australia, has authority to be in the…

Oregon media traces child faith healing deaths to Idaho

Portland Oregon news station investigates faith healing deaths of children whose parents were members of the Followers of Christ church in Idaho. The same church community occupies Oregon City where dozens deaths were caused because the members fail to seek modern medical attention. Fallen followers: Investigation finds 10 more dead children of faith healers |…

Psychics are protected by religious rights?

Psychics’ practices protected by religious rights, lawyers say – South Florida Sun-Sentinel.com. What a South Florida family of psychics did for 20 years was criminal fraud, federal prosecutors say. But the Marks family’s defense team says it was something very different — religion, free speech and a sincere belief in spiritual healing. Nine members of…