Church and state
By Scott Sonner Jun. 23, 2021 04:43 PM EDT
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The state has agreed to pay $175,000 in legal fees to settle a lawsuit with a rural Nevada church over COVID-19 capacity caps on religious...
By Brian Melley Jun. 02, 2021 07:44 PM EDT
By Summer Ballentine May. 04, 2021 12:14 PM EDT
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House on Tuesday voted in favor of barring state and local officials from putting any restrictions on businesses, churches or...
By Melinda Deslatte Apr. 16, 2021 01:00 AM EDT
Mar. 13, 2021 02:56 PM EST
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina House has approved a bill that would make sure churches and other religious organizations are treated as essential...
By Alexandra Jaffe Feb. 14, 2021 11:14 AM EST
Feb. 14, 2021 11:12 AM EST
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina House panel plans to review a bill that would confirm churches and other religious organizations are treated as...
By Christopher Weber Feb. 07, 2021 03:00 PM EST
By Daisy Nguyen Feb. 06, 2021 04:44 PM EST
By Jessica Gresko Feb. 05, 2021 11:16 PM EST
Jan. 23, 2021 06:45 PM EST
NEW YORK (AP) — New York will be sending more vaccination preparation kits to senior housing complexes and churches in an effort to ensure fairness in vaccine...
By Tamara Lush And Terry Spencer Jan. 06, 2021 04:26 PM EST
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Florida began converting one of its major testing locations into a vaccination site and Gov. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday that...
By The Associated Press Dec. 29, 2020 01:19 AM EST
By Scott Sonner Dec. 15, 2020 03:42 PM EST
By Scott Sonner Dec. 08, 2020 09:23 PM EST
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A three-member U.S. appeals court panel appeared sympathetic Tuesday to arguments by lawyers for two Nevada churches that say state COVID-19...
By Brian Melley Dec. 03, 2020 08:55 PM EST
By Scott Sonner Nov. 08, 2020 10:16 AM EST
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Unsuccessful in an earlier bid for an emergency injunction, a Nevada church is asking the U.S. Supreme Court again to consider its challenge...
Nov. 03, 2020 08:02 PM EST
By Predrag Milic Oct. 30, 2020 04:57 AM EDT
By Ellen Knickmeyer Oct. 13, 2020 12:07 AM EDT