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Kansas Quietly Passed Religious Objections Law 2 Years Ago

Apr 7
Religious objections measures in Arkansas and Indiana that prompted national criticism are similar to a law Kansas quietly enacted two years ago with the state's leading gay-rights group officially neutral.

Hate Group Goes On Diet: 21 Day Fast For Marriage Begins Today

By Bobby McGuire | Apr 7
If all goes to plan, there will be a lot of skinny bigots come May.

Indiana Faces Long Road to Restore Image After Religious Law

Apr 6
Indiana tourism agencies are rolling out campaigns emphasizing that everyone is welcome, but it might not be enough to quickly restore the state's battered image after a backlash over its religious objections law.

LGBT Inclusive Church Barred From Arkansas Easter Parade

By EDGE | Apr 6
If tolerance is "a two-way street," don't even think about holding a parade on it.

Hoosiers May Be Able to Get High Under New 'Religious Freedom' Law

By EDGE | Apr 6
Is religion a gateway drug? In Indiana it may be.

Some In Georgia GOP Fear Harm From 'Religious Freedom' Issue

By Kathleen Foody | Apr 5
The divide within the Georgia Republican Party on a religious free measure came into clear focus at a March rally opposing the bill.

Top Mormons Outline Support for Marriage for Man-Woman Only

By Brady McCombs | Apr 5
Mormon leaders vowed to be a leading advocate for the belief that marriage is an institution exclusive to a man and a woman during the religion's biannual conference that also included two rare events.

Pope, Thousands Brave Rain for Easter in St. Peter's Square

By Frances D'Emilio | Apr 5
In an Easter peace wish, Pope Francis on Sunday praised the framework nuclear agreement with Iran as an opportunity to make the world safer, while expressing deep worry about bloodshed in Libya, Yemen, Syria, Iraq, Nigeria and elsewhere in Africa.

Mormon Conference Set to Begin This Weekend in Utah

By Brady McCombs | Apr 4
The biannual Mormon conference is set to kick off Saturday morning in Salt Lake City.

Mormon President Does Not Give Opening Address at Conference

By Brady McCombs | Apr 4
The biannual Mormon conference kicked off Saturday in Salt Lake City without the usual welcoming address from church President Thomas S. Monson.

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