8.24.2009

Professor Discusses Current News Items on CBN News

Lynne Marie Kohm, John Brown McCarty Professor of Family Law, appeared on CBN News August 19th to discuss issues that lie beneath the surface of proposed health care reform legislation. She addressed concerns surrounding a section of the proposed bill that would enable government officials to come into people’s homes for parenting skills training.

On August 20th, Kohm also commented for CBN News on the highly publicized case of Rifqa Bary, a teenage girl who converted from Islam to Christianity and fled from her Ohio home to a pastor’s home in Florida. A Florida court is deciding whether Bary can be emancipated or if she must return to her family in Ohio.