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Can the state reveal reporting sources?
Issues that affect ministers and churches, with Richard R. Hammar
Sexual Misconduct by Clergy, Lay Employees, and Volunteers
A New York state law prevented the woman from suing the synagogue leader.
Court rules that woman can sue church for violation of public policy and emotional distress.
Have all important documents reviewed by legal counsel.
Statements of opinion are generally not considered defamatory.
Employers generally cannot be sued for discrimination based on isolated comments.
City refuses to allow a church to move into an area zoned for industrial use.
Ten reasons why this isn't usually permissible.