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Posted on June 23, 2011 in Blog
Circumcision Ban goes to Court

Efforts to defeat the proposed ban on circumcision on San Francisco’s ballot continue. Yesterday, the “StopCircBan” coalition of which the OU is a member went to court (California Superior...

Posted on April 6, 2011 in Blog
IL Court Rules on Rx & Religious Liberty

The Orthodox Union has, for decades, worked to advance the cause of religious freedom in the workplace. As we have often said, no person should be forced to choose...

Posted on November 3, 2010 in Blog
In the Supreme Court Today

Everyone is focused on the midterm election results today – and we will have our own commentary on the results and their impact upon the Orthodox community in turn....

Posted on August 5, 2010 in Blog
Mazal Tov Justice Kagan…

The U.S. Senate today confirmed Elena Kagan to the position of Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court – to the seat once held by Justice Louis Brandeis –...

Posted on June 29, 2010 in Blog
SCOTUSblog Analysis of CLS v. Hastings

The Orthodox Union was deeply disappointed with the recent SCOTUS decision in Christian Legal Society v. Hastings. Click here for SCOTUSblog’s analysis of the decision. — posted by Nathan...

Posted on June 23, 2010 in Blog
Borking Kagan Over Barak?

Politico reports that former U.S. Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork has attacked Elena Kagan, President Obama’s nominee for the Court, because……she effusively praised former Israeli Supreme Court Chief Justice...