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A constitutional can of worms

...accept a person's "right" to conscientiously object to such unions?Would a minister whose faith opposes gay marriage, for example...biblical and biological concept of marriage by including same-sex unions, people ought to be thinking about what marriage can't include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-04/constitutional-can-wo
Church ministry includes credit union

...the Tabernacle Baptist Church Credit Union offers financial help to members."The...said Ethan Rowe, president of the credit union's board of directors. "He had a vision...able to help the membership."The credit union is open only to members of the church and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2015-05-01/church-ministry-in
NYPD officer dies from gunshot wound to head

...Moore's shooting was a "deplorable act of violence."Patrick Lynch, who heads the rank-and-file police officers' union, joined Moore's family at the hospital and told reporters afterward that the city's police force would pay their respects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/nypd-officer-dies-gunshot-wou
Owner Ahmed Zaya realizes his Kentucky Derby dream

...was withdrawn the day before that Belmont Stakes and Paynter led the field into the stretch only to be caught and passed by Union Rags.So, having traversed all of that, it's fitting and proper that Zayat finally experienced his day in the sun. And...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-02/owner-ahmed-zaya-rea
Robert Rimes Sr.

...the Korean Conflict. He was a retired pipefitter with Local Union 150, Augusta GA. Bob won the National Pipefitter Apprentice...Competition at Purdue University. He was a pipefitter instructor at Union 150 and was self- employed at R & R Mechanical Inc. He was...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174778020
Machinists consider withdrawing request for next week's union vote at Boeing SC operations

...withdrawing its request to hold a union vote next week for production...Dreamliner assembly plant.Union spokesman Frank Larkin said...Republican, strongly opposes unions and has been urging workers...would not be surprised if the union withdraws the petition, especially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/machinists-consider-withdrawing-req
Fight for $15 fast food union expands

...NEW YORK - The Fight for $15 campaign to win higher pay and a union for fast-food workers is expanding to represent a variety...is being spearheaded by the Service Employees International Union, which represents low-wage workers in areas like home care...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/fight-15-fast-food-union-expands
Have video ready to roll

...bill establishes the use of body cameras for Georgia law enforcement but has drawn criticism from the American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia over their use in non-public places.The ACLU believes police use of cameras on private property could infringe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-30/have-video-ready-roll
Senate panel wants SLED to handle shootings by police

...and allows people to sue if officers stop them from taping or take their cellphone or camera.The American Civil Liberties Union asked senators if they could expand the bill to support any taping in public, whether it involves police or not.The shooting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-30/senate-panel-wants-sled-handl
Defending rights is not bigotry

...orientations," but rather those requests that would require validation of, and in-effect participation in, morally objectionable unions (so-called same-sex marriages) from those still in accord with their ancestors who respected both the natural and divine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-19/defending-rights-not-big