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Agencies Can’t Cite Religious Belief to Bar Kids From Gay Adopters, Rules Michigan’s Lesbian AG

By |2019-04-01T17:11:03+00:00March 29th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CNSNews.com): Nessel is "an ideological extremist who has repeatedly demonstrated her animus toward the Catholic Church and people of faith," said Catholic League President Bill Donohue in a statement. "In a settlement with the ACLU, she has decreed that the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services must end state contracts with [...]

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Withholding donations to church fails to account for progress on abuse

By |2019-03-14T21:12:48+00:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CatholicPhilly):  In a time of anger and frustration over the church’s handling of clergy sexual abuse cases, some Catholics might be tempted to withhold donations to the church — especially when urged to do so in a recent column by Marc Thiessen in the Washington Post. But Bill Donohue, president of the [...]

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Catholic officials want apology for ‘disgraceful’ Saturday Night Live skit

By |2019-03-14T21:14:13+00:00March 13th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CatholicPhilly): Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, based in New York, similarly took offense at Davidson’s remarks, saying in a March 11 statement that the comedian “libeled all priests.” Donohue said the comedian wasn’t comparing Kelly to an alleged predatory priest but to “the entire Catholic [...]

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Abortion always can be dangerous

By |2019-02-26T16:09:17+00:00February 25th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Northwest Florida Daily News): Very good letter,“Battling Infanticide,” from Charles Minter. Also, it is rarely, if ever, publicized that there are serious complications from abortions. Dr. W.Matt Zban, a well-respected emergency room physician from Charlotte, N.C., called Catholic League President Bill Donohue and told him about his encounters several times each year [...]

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Catholic League: It Is ‘Not Helpful’ to Ignore Homosexual Roots of Abuse Crisis

By |2019-02-22T16:51:06+00:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Breitbart): The Catholic League has criticized attempts by the New York Times and others to downplay or even deny the homosexual roots of the Church’s clerical sex abuse crisis. As the Vatican begins a three-day summit on dealing with clergy sex abuse, Catholic League president Bill Donohue said that “it is not helpful to the cause [...]

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Critics Say New York’s New Abortion Law Goes Too Far

By |2019-01-31T15:10:59+00:00January 30th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CBS New York): New York has passed a new law that supporters say reaffirms women’s reproductive rights. Critics say the law goes too far. The law also expands who can perform procedures from beyond physicians to physicians’ assistants. Nurse practitioners and midwives can do non-surgical procedures, if they are acting in the scope of [...]

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Rabbi: Media Attacks on MAGA Boys Motivated by ‘Anti-Christianism’

By |2019-01-25T18:35:51+00:00January 24th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Breitbart): A prominent American rabbi has come out in support of the MAGA boys, a group of Catholic high school students falsely accused of “taunting” and “mocking” a Native American after the March for Life, saying that the media attacks were motivated by the “anti-Christianism” of the left. READ MORE HERE  

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Catholic League: Oxford Union Reneged on Invitation to Defend Church in Debate

By |2019-01-16T20:36:47+00:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CNSNews.com): Catholic League President Bill Donohue said the Oxford Union Society at Oxford University, which is famous for its high-profile debates, has reneged on its invitation to have him debate in defense of the Catholic Church on Feb. 28. READ MORE HERE

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Oxford Union ‘lied’ to me, say Catholic League president

By |2019-01-15T13:35:00+00:00January 14th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Oxford Mail): Bill Donohue was invited to participate in a debate titled "The House Believes The Catholic Church Can Never Pay For Its Sins." But after appearing to have his place on the panel confirmed for February 28, the Union said it had offered Donohue's spot to someone else 'as we did [...]

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Oxford Union ‘no platforms’ Right-winger

By |2019-01-15T13:57:40+00:00January 13th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (The Telegraph): The Oxford Union has been accused of “no platforming” the head of a prominent right-wing Catholic organisation. William Donohue, President of the Catholic League, an American civil rights group, claimed he had been unceremoniously “uninvited” to speak at an upcoming debate. The debate, titled This House Believes The Catholic Church [...]

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