Posts Tagged: SCOTUS

To understand ‘June Medical’ abortion case at SCOTUS, read the Gosnell Grand Jury Report

March 3, 2020 | No comments | Posted in abortion, pro-life | Tags: ,

The U.S. Supreme Court is about to hear oral arguments in a very important case, June Medical v Russo, that deals with abortion, a first for the nation’s highest court since the confirmation of Justices Neil Gorsuch and Brett Kavanaugh. … Read more

Supreme Court to Decide Fate of Faith-Based Foster Care in Philadelphia

February 25, 2020 | No comments | Posted in Adoption, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

The Supreme Court of the United States yesterday granted review in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia, a case involving Philadelphia’s decision to prohibit Catholic Social Services from placing foster children in foster homes due to Catholic Social Services’ beliefs about … Read more

Student Privacy Lawsuit Filed with Supreme Court

November 19, 2018 | 2 comments | Posted in Privacy rights | Tags: , ,

High school students ask nation’s highest court to intervene and protect their fundamental right to privacy

(November 19, 2018) Today the Harrisburg-based Independence Law Center and the Alliance Defending Freedom filed a petition for review before the U.S. Supreme Court … Read more

Your ability to live out your Christian faith goes to the Supreme Court

November 30, 2017 | 2 comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Tuesday, December 5th starting at 10am, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission case. As you know, this case centers around whether the state of Colorado can penalize cake baker … Read more

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