Utah Gov. Herbert seeks money for anti-porn fight

Utah Gov. Herbert seeks money for anti-porn fight

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert (R) has asked his state’s legislature to allocate $50,000 in taxpayer funds to a nonprofit group that fights pornography. Herbert included the request in his 103-page, $16 billion budget proposal, submitted to legislators last week, alongside bigger line items to fund new voting machines, a tourism marketing campaign and defense lawyers […]

 

Mormon LDS Church, others asks U.S. Supreme Court to rule against same-sex marriage

Mormon LDS Church, others asks U.S. Supreme Court to rule against same-sex marriage

SALT LAKE CITY — In a “friend of the court” brief, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined a number of other religions to ask the U.S. Supreme Court to rule against same-sex marriage becoming legal nationwide. The LDS Church filed an amicus brief alongside faiths such as the Southern Baptist Convention, the Lutheran […]

 

Churches urge high court to act on gay marriage

Churches urge high court to act on gay marriage

The Mormon church and four religious organizations are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene and settle once and for all the question of whether states can outlaw gay marriage. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in a statement Friday, said it joined a friend-of-the-court brief asking the high court to hear Utah’s […]