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Petition Urges Attorney General Holder To Investigate Georgia Secretary of State

ColorOfChange.org has launched a petition demanding that the Department of Justice intervene to investigate the Georgia Secretary of State’s refusal to process some 40,000 voter registration forms. It is the largest online civil rights organization, […]

WAOK-AM–10/30/2014

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Tenn. Supreme Court To Hear Faith Healing Case

An East Tennessee woman convicted of child neglect in her teenage daughter’s cancer death is asking the state Supreme Court to declare that she is innocent because she relied on prayer to heal the girl.

09/04/2014

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U.S. Supreme Exempts Businesses From Contraception Mandate

A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Obama’s health care overhaul, the first time the high court has declared that businesses can hold religious views under federal law.

07/02/2014

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Supreme Court Backs Private Businesses, Cuts Contraceptive Support

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey our special guests were attorneys Robert Patillio and LaDawn Jones. Robert Patillo and LaDawn Jones, joined Rashad in his discussion of the Supreme Court’s rejection of the contraceptive […]

WAOK-AM–07/01/2014

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23 States File Brief At Supreme Court To Allow Prayer At Government Meetings

Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange has joined attorneys general from 22 other states in filing a brief at the U.S. Supreme Court in support of prayer at the start of government meetings.

08/07/2013

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Mo Came Back…Like She Said She Would

Mo Ivory’s back for two days and today we took the time to catch up on everything’s that been happening in the news. Click the audio links to hear the conversation…

WAOK-AM–07/01/2013

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The Sidney Wood Show: Listener Appreciation Saturday

We’ve started something new on Saturdays; we opened up the studio doors to some of our listeners for a round table discussion. We split up the forum in two parts; Part one with listeners Sayuri […]

WAOK-AM–06/29/2013

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Chick-fil-A CEO: ‘Founding Fathers Would Be Ashamed’ Of Supreme Court Ruling

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy has waded into the gay marriage issue once again.

06/27/2013

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Victory For Supporters Of Same Sex Marriage

ATLANTA (WAOK)- Supporters of gay marriage are celebrating the victories of two Supreme Court rulings today. One struck down a provision of the Defense of Marriage Act that denied federal benefits to married gay couples, […]

WAOK-AM–06/27/2013

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The Sidney Wood Show: The Supreme Court Rules On DOMA And Prop 8.

Two monumental decisions from the Supreme Court came down today;  First, The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which is the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, was ruled […]

WAOK-AM–06/26/2013

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