Posts Tagged: SCOTUS

Defending Religious Freedom: PFC Joins Brief with Supreme Court

September 8, 2017 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Council, joining over 30 other Family Policy Councils from around the country, signed on to a brief filed with the United States Supreme Court in what will be one of the most influential cases in a generation on … Read more

Basic abortion clinic standards & the false claims by Planned Parenthood

March 2, 2016 | No comments | Posted in abortion | Tags: , , ,

The following infographic helps explain the importance behind basic safety standards for abortion clinics. One of the biggest abortion cases to come before the U.S. Supreme Court in decades is a Texas law, HB2, that stopped the abortion industry from … Read more

Pro-Life & Pro-Marriage: Connecting Roe v. Wade and Obergefell v. Hodges

June 29, 2015 | No comments | Posted in abortion, marriage, pro-life | Tags: ,

The Supreme Court’s decision to redefine marriage may be the most destructive ruling since Roe v. Wade – dividing our nation and setting the stage for future attacks on the family.

For Roe v. Wade and now Obergefell v. Hodges, … Read more

9 Ways Redefining Marriage Impacts Your World

June 26, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Religious Freedom | Tags:

This list courtesy of Focus on the Family.

With the Supreme Court ruling to redefine marriage, we will continue to see religious freedom taking a back seat to sexual freedom in many facets of society:

Harms Children: Redefining marriage denies… Read more

Marriage is not what the Supreme Court says it is

June 26, 2015 | 2 comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

Pennsylvania Family Institute will continue to stand for marriage between man and woman.

(Harrisburg, PA) June 26, 2015 – Today, in a 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court ruled that it is unconstitutional for states to define marriage as … Read more

6 FAQ’s on Upcoming Marriage Court Case

June 18, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage | Tags: , ,

Q: When is the decision from the U.S. Supreme Court expected on the marriage case?

A: The decision is expected at the end of this month. The last calendar day for the court is Tuesday June 29th – but the … Read more

Big Day for Marriage

April 24, 2015 | No comments | Posted in marriage, Uncategorized | Tags: , ,

On Tuesday, April 28, the United States Supreme Court will hear arguments in Obergefell v. Hodges, in which the Court will decide:

1) Does the Fourteenth Amendment require a state to license a marriage between two people of the same … Read more

Supreme Court Brief Filed in Support of Choose-Life License Plate

February 16, 2015 | No comments | Posted in Free Speech, pro-life | Tags: ,

We’re asking the high court to stop censorship of pro-life speech.

The Independence Law Center, in conjunction with Jonathan D. Christman of Fox Rothschild LLP,  filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Children First Foundation, a … Read more

US Supreme Court Acts to Endorse “Same Sex Marriage” by Not Acting to Hear State Appeals

October 6, 2014 | No comments | Posted in Children, Family, marriage | Tags: ,

The Pennsylvania Family Institute expressed disappointment and dismay at the decision by the United States Supreme Court not to take up cases emanating from several states regarding “same-sex marriage.”

“By choosing not to hear these cases, the Justices are allowing … Read more

5 Things Worth Considering About the Hobby Lobby/Conestoga Decision

July 2, 2014 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Family, Health, Life, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: , , , , ,

By Julie Blattenberger and Elijah Coryell

1. Hobby Lobby DOES provide contraceptive care for women. The Green family provides 16 of the 20 FDA-approved forms of contraceptive care. Their family’s religious conscience only objects to 4 drugs and devices which … Read more