Texas: Cockfighting Ban Does Not Establish Pagan Religion, Court Says
A man convicted for training a cock for fighting claimed animal rights laws surreptitiously promote “animal worship” and paganism. Judges disagreed.
Court of Rome: Jehovah’s Witnesses “Ostracism” Is Not Illegal
Judges confirmed that counseling members to shun ex-members is part of both corporate religious liberty and the individual right to choose who to associate with
Russian Orthodox Church: Internecine Struggle About “Cults”
Dvorkin’s organization admits that criticism of anti-cultism “has spread even within the Church.” One of the academic critics is losing his chair.
FECRIS in Deutschland wegen Verleumdung von Jehovas Zeugen verurteilt
Ein Grundsatzurteil des Landgerichts Hamburg befand die Anti-Sekten-Organisation in 18 Punkten der unwahren Tatsachenbehauptungen für schuldig.