Church Law & Tax Report
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Issues that affect ministers and churches, with Richard R. Hammar
Charitable Contributions; Officers, Directors, and Trustees
A church trustee's deductions were denied.
A court refused to suspend a man's sentence on the basis of his religious conversion.
A court recently upheld this statute.
Be sure to understand the "fair use" law before copying materials.
Defamation; Employment Practices
Talk with an attorney before making potentially defamatory statements about former employees.
An Ohio court ruled that a church-operated school is subject to the Act.
Employment Practices; Fair Labor Standards Acts; Schools
A court concluded that the minimum wage law applied to a church-run school.
Is termination on such a basis discrimination?
Freedom of Religion
Her family was not permitted to sue for damages.
Marriage and Divorce
Can a court remove children from a parent on the basis of the parent's religious beliefs?