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...after receiving a previous civil liberties union warning. But after consulting with the Charlottesville-based Rutherford Institute, he decided nothing prevented him from praying as he saw fit.
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Notes 'disturbing reports' in Jones case

...tip-off raises troubling questions about collusion between the Jones' lawyers, funded in part by the conservative Rutherford Institute, and the Office of the Independent Counsel. Mr. Starr's office also has violated criminal law by leaking secret...
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Court refuses case on team prayer

...severely limited in schools right now, and individuals suffer," said John W. Whitehead, the president of The Rutherford Institute, a civil liberties organization that focuses on First Amendment and religious freedom issues. But Barry W. Lynn...
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Waterfront park angers civil liberties groups by halting river baptism

...spontaneously." John Whitehead, director of The Rutherford Institute, a Charlottesville, Va.-based civil liberties...experience more meaningful." On the Net: The Rutherford Institute: ACLU of Virginia...
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Across the Southeast schools will know you can't censor private individual speech," an attorney for the student said. The Rutherford Institute, a Charlottesville-based civil liberties group, sued on Anna Ashby's behalf last summer, contending school...
Ministers barred from lunch with students at Kentucky school keep only religious organizations or specific religions off campus, said John Whitehead, president of the Rutherford Institute, a Virginia-based civil liberties group involved in church-state litigation. The law doesn't allow only...
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Amish-Mennonites weigh faith vs. U.S. security compromise their religious convictions to qualify for state benefits, said John Whitehead, president of The Rutherford Institute, a religious-freedom organization in Charlottesville, Va. "You have to protect these people or they get wiped...
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