The Missouri Baptist Convention has received $5 million in partial settlement of a trial court’s judgment against the Missouri Baptist Foundation, despite the fact that the decision is under appeal.

Published in Organizations
Monday, 05 January 2015 13:50

Glorieta lawsuit reassigned to new judge

Homeowner Kirk Tompkins claims to have new evidence in a case that a previous federal magistrate recommended for dismissal.

Published in Organizations
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 12:41

Church seeks dismissal in abuse lawsuit

A Southern Baptist church in Alabama says it cannot be held legally responsible for actions by a former employee that could not have been foreseen.

Published in Social Issues

A week after the arrest of a trusted financial secretary on charges of theft, an Alabama Baptist church is being slapped with a lawsuit claiming negligent hiring and supervision of a convicted child molester.

Published in Congregations

A lawsuit filed in Tennessee claims a Baptist church in the state was negligent in allowing a man with a history of complaints about sexual misconduct to volunteer at Vacation Bible School.

Published in Congregations
Wednesday, 28 May 2014 14:49

Windermere lawsuit comes to an end

The Missouri Baptist Convention has exhausted legal efforts to reclaim a Baptist camp that voted in 2001 to begin electing its own trustees.

Published in Organizations
Thursday, 15 May 2014 12:12

Ex-Muslim preacher loses copyright claim

A federal judge in Virginia has ruled that a blogger’s posting of videos of a disputed “ex-Muslim” testimony constitutes fair use under the Copyright Act.

Published in People

A 9-year-old lawsuit alleging violations of academic freedom at a Baptist school has ended with a decision that secular courts cannot decide which side is right in a dispute involving church doctrine.

Published in Organizations
Monday, 21 April 2014 14:15

Judge says use of Caner video fair

A blogger has reposted video of a famous “ex-Muslim” testimony that critics claim is exaggerated.

Published in Media and Arts
Friday, 28 March 2014 12:34

Missouri Baptists lose Windermere appeal

The Missouri Court of Appeals has denied the Missouri Baptist Convention’s bid for a jury trial to determine the legal ownership of Windermere Baptist Conference Center.

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