S.C. court rules against conservative churches

by Lynde Langdon The South Carolina Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that parishes that broke from The Episcopal Church in 2012 cannot continue to own their properties. The congregations affected had previously agreed in writing to let the national church hold their properties in trust. Seven parishes that did not sign...

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The First Step Act in action

The U.S. Department of Justice is set to take two major steps toward criminal justice reform this week following the passage of the bipartisan First Step Act in December. On Friday, the Federal Bureau of Prisons is scheduled to set free 2,200 inmates who had their release dates recalculated based...

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