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2020 Sabbath and Sunday News Items

Sunday trading ban lifted for today
12/06/20  -  The First News
In Historic Ruling, Brazil’s Supreme Court Supports the Rights of Sabbath-keepers
11/30/20  -  Adventist Review
Supreme Court strikes down Cuomo's COVID restrictions on religious services in New York
11/26/20  -  Just The News
Dehradun admin directs market closure on Sundays, business associations differ
11/25/20  -  The Pioneer
Shops: France considering Sunday opening in December
11/23/20  -  The Connexion
COVID-19: Markets in Shimla to be closed on Sundays
11/21/20  -  The Tribune
Supermarkets in fresh drive to extend pre-Christmas Sunday trading hours
11/10/20  -  Yahoo News
Mancino's closes on Sundays to allow employees time with families
11/09/20  -  Daily Journal
Tampa could allow alcohol sales on Sunday mornings if a new ordinance passes
11/06/20  -  That's So Tampa
Over-Riding Sunday Blue Laws
10/28/20  -  Union Springs Herald
Night curfew and ban on Sunday sales now in force
10/28/20  -  Radio Prague International
Fresh measures: Night curfew, Sunday shop closures and more work from home
10/27/20  -  Radio Prague International
Gov't may reinstate Sunday trading in Poland - PM's official
10/14/20  -  The First News
‘Stop work. Just rest and pray’
10/02/20  -  Church Times
Parliament Approves Sunday Shopping Ban
09/30/20  -  Total Slovenia News
German retailers want reliable regulations on sale on Sundays
09/21/20  -  Xinhua Net
Croatia heading towards work-free Sunday
09/21/20  -  Croatia Week
Peru: Sunday ban on private vehicles starts today
09/20/20  -  Andina
Ujjain: Kirana, stationery and utensils shops to remain shut on Sunday
09/13/20  -  The Free Press Journal
Punjab lifts Saturday curfew, Sunday restrictions remain
09/09/20  -  The Tribune
Covid-19: Shops in UP to remain closed only on Sundays, says state govt
09/01/20  -  Business Standard
New Puerto Rico COVID-19 Order Mandates Health Department Reporting, Sunday Closing
08/24/20  -  The National Law Review
‘Happy Sunday! We want GOD!’
08/23/20  -  Politico
Peru's PM supervises compliance with nationwide Sunday curfew
08/16/20  -  Andina
Peru President Reimpose Sunday Curfew to Curb COVID-19 Spike
08/13/20  -  Voice of America
Faith Matters: Creating a Day of Rest
07/31/20  -  Greenfield Recorder
Unlock 3.0: Karnataka removes Sunday lockdowns, night curfew
07/30/20  -  Deccan Herald
Chennai Tamil Nadu Lockdown latest: Sunday lockdown, night curfew
07/30/20  -  Financial Express
Chennai: Is Sunday curfew helping us? Not everyone is sure
07/27/20  -  Times of India
Sunday curfew in force
07/25/20  -  The Hindu
Put the power tools away on a Sunday, folks
07/25/20  -  County Press
Unlock 2.0 back in Bengaluru, but night curfew, Sunday lockdowns to continue
07/21/20  -  Zee News
Puerto Rico Gov Orders Closure for Most Businesses Next Sunday
07/20/20  -  The Weekly Journal
Sunday curfew in East Godavari
07/20/20  -  The Hans India
Mangaluru: Amid rising corona cases, city observes total Sunday lockdown
07/19/20  -  Daiji World
Lockdown restrictions to be tightened in Yanam region on Sundays
07/18/20  -  Outlook India
Blasco Library to close on Sundays for rest of year
07/14/20  -
Fishing harbours in Kozhikode to remain closed on Sundays
07/12/20  -  The Hindu
Collector Avinash Lavania imposes curfew on every Sunday in July
07/12/20  -  The Hitavada
K''taka under 2nd Sunday lockdown in Unlock 2.0
07/12/20  -  Outlook India
Covid-19: Sunday curfew brings Karnataka to a standstill
07/12/20  -  The Times of India
Sunday lockdown in MP: Most hail move, others skeptical
07/11/20  -  The Times of India
Two regional Taco John’s locations try taking Sundays off
07/10/20  -  Inforum
Faith Focus: Time to rediscover the Sabbath?
07/09/20  -  The Herts Advertiser
Coronavirus in Indore: Strict Sunday curfew with only emergency services
07/09/20  -  The Free Press Journal
Now there will be complete lockdown on Sundays in Madhya Pradesh
07/09/20  -
Wide Open Sunday Shopping Still Months Away For Manitoba Says MLA
07/05/20  -  Pembina Valley Online
Sunday lockdown: People stay indoors in Karnataka to check coronavirus spread
07/05/20  -  Deccan Herald
Bengaluru: Sunday curfew to kick in on Saturday night
07/04/20  -  The Times of India
No rush in Coimbatore ahead of Sunday lockdown
07/04/20  -  The Hindu
Hope on curfew, Sunday lockdown to bring down Covid numbers
07/01/20  -  The New Indian Express
Karnataka Covid wrap: Full lockdown on Sundays from July 5, night curfew to begin at 8 pm
06/27/20  -  The Indian Express
Sunday trading ‘rethink’ welcomed by shopworkers
06/22/20  -  Talking Retail
Bishop of Shrewsbury: 'We must object to lifting of restrictions on Sunday trading'
06/22/20  -  Independent Catholic News
Chennai comes to a standstill on first 'Sunday shutdown'
06/21/20  -  The New Indian Express
Relaxing Sunday trading laws post-lockdown could harm small stores, warns mayor
06/20/20  -  Solihull Observer
Portland Saturday Market reopens under Phase 1 guidelines, will not have Sunday hours
06/19/20  -  Oregon Live
Industry heaps pressure on government to keep Sunday trading law
06/18/20  -  Better Retailing
Retail workers oppose longer working hours
06/18/20  -  Talking Retail
Bring Back the Blue Laws
06/17/20  -  Crisis Magazine
Unitas Wholesale MD lobbies government over proposed Sunday trading changes
06/11/20  -  Convenience Store
Bar Association calls for changes allowing court filings on Sundays
06/11/20  -  Cyprus Mail
Calls are being made to reject ‘misguided’ plans for 24-hour shopping on Sundays
06/10/20  -  Champion Newspapers
Don't scrap our precious Sunday trading laws
06/08/20  -  The Telegraph
The Sunday trading debate has resurfaced. Would relaxation really help?
06/08/20  -  The Grocer
Mixed reaction to Sunday trading proposals
06/08/20  -  Punchline
Convenience retailers slam “harmful” plans to relax Sunday Trading
06/08/20  -  Convenience Store
Sunday trading laws could be suspended across England
06/07/20  -  Retail Week
Unions say plan to relax Sunday trading laws would be 'grossly unfair' to shopworkers
06/06/20  -  My London
Proposals to relax Sunday trading hours are “grossly unfair”, unions say
06/06/20  -  iNews
UK Govt. Considering Suspending Sunday Trading Laws For A Year
06/06/20  -  KFM Radio
Boris Johnson proposes suspending Sunday trading laws to stimulate economy
06/06/20  -  The New European
World Environment Day 2020: Lockdown has been Sabbath rest for nature
06/05/20  -  The Free Press Journal
LIFE AFTER LOCKDOWN: Berry’s drops Sunday trading for initial return to the high street
06/04/20  -  Professional Jeweller
COVID-19: Karnataka government withdraws complete Sunday shutdown order
05/30/20  -  The New Indian Express
Brandon testing site to be closed on Sundays
05/30/20  -  The Brandon Sun
East Europeans Under Lockdown May Keep It That Way on Sundays
05/28/20  -  Bloomberg Quint
Sunday shopping ban on the table again
05/27/20  -  The Slovak Spectator
Motion to close shops Sundays okayed at first reading, reservations voiced
05/27/20  -  STA News
Govt Turns Against Proposal to Keep Stores Closed on Sundays
05/26/20  -  Total Slovenia News
Sunday lockdown complete across Karnataka
05/25/20  -  Deccan Herald
Residents stay indoors on Sunday due to curfew
05/25/20  -  The Times of India
Sunday Curfew Total
05/24/20  -  Star of Mysore
Police patrolling increases in Bengaluru ahead of Sunday curfew, here's what's allowed
05/23/20  -  The New Indian Express
"Sunday Complete Lockdown" Not For Marriages Already Scheduled: Karnataka
05/21/20  -  NDTV
These are the revised guidelines for Karnataka — saloons, shops can open but everything will be closed on every Sunday
05/19/20  -  Business Insider India
Karnataka lockdown: Shops to open, no relaxations on Sundays; Yediyurappa bars people from 4 states
05/18/20  -  Times Now News
Welcome back Sundays! Here's what Caymanians can and can't do today
05/17/20  -  Loop
Kerala Lockdown Day 56: Complete shutdown on Sunday, strict action against violators
05/17/20  -  Manorama
Heger: We’ll Decide on Sunday Opening After Society-wide Discussion
05/17/20  -  News Now
Sri Lanka - Curfew to be strictly enforced on Sunday
05/15/20  -  MenaFN
All day countrywide curfew on Sunday
05/14/20  -  Economy Next
Sri Lanka to re-impose nationwide day-long curfew on Sunday to check coronavirus outbreak
05/14/20  -  Outlook India
Broad Support Means Bill to End Sunday Shopping in Slovenia Could Pass Soon
05/12/20  -  Total Slovenia News
Talisay City closes market, biz establishments every Sunday
05/11/20  -  Philippine News Agency
Kerala starts total lockdown on Sundays: Shops shut, no vehicles on roads
05/10/20  -  Live Mint
Shop workers’ union opposes Sunday trading proposals
05/07/20  -  The Christian Institute
Sunday lockdown in Pampanga town
05/06/20  -  The Philippine Star
Two Spokane Solid Waste Transfer Stations Closing on Sundays
05/02/20  -  KHQ News
70 years ago, debate swirled over Sunday movies in Newark
05/01/20  -  Newark Post
A radical environmental proposal: A day of rest
05/01/20  -  The Message
COVID-19 testing sites to close on Sundays, Penn Medicine says
04/22/20  -  Lancaster Online
A little slice of history: Sunday rest
04/19/20  -  The Neighbor
The shutdown, the Sabbath, and a weekly divine reset
04/19/20  -  Christian Post
DeCicco closes stores on Sundays for employee self-care
04/16/20  -  News 12
Will we learn anything from time of distancing?
04/15/20  -  Pea Ridge Times
New-car showrooms may close on Sundays in metro Sydney
04/13/20  -  Car Advice
Big supermarkets must close on Easter Sunday by law meaning shoppers will face even longer queues this Saturday
04/09/20  -  The Sun
Remnants of 'blue laws' linger throughout U.S.
04/08/20  -  Reading Eagle
Grocery stores to close every Sunday in April
04/04/20  -  City News
If History Rhymes
04/01/20  -  New Boston Post
Most Quebec stores will close on Sundays as coronavirus cases mount
03/31/20  -  Montreal Gazette
Coronavirus updates: Cases rise to 3,430 stores to close on Sundays
03/31/20  -  Montreal Gazette
Premier orders most Quebec stores closed Sundays to give workers a break
03/30/20  -  City News
Almost All Businesses In Quebec Now Have To Completely Close On Sundays
03/30/20  -  MTL Blog
COVID19: Cyprus introduces curfew, Sunday closing, tougher fines
03/30/20  -  Financial Mirror
Social distancing and our Sabbath rest
03/29/20  -  The Christian Post
B.C. Liquor Stores to close on Sundays due to COVID-19
03/26/20  -  Vancouver Courier
BART mulls eliminating entire lines on weekdays, closing on Sunday in response to coronavirus
03/26/20  -  Chron
COVID19: Union calls for supermarkets Sunday closing
03/26/20  -  Financial Mirro
SAQ stores now closed on Sundays
03/23/20  -  Montreal Gazette
Canada Mayor Suggests Sunday Law After Covid-19 Is Done
03/21/20  -  Twitter
Although Adventist Pharmacy Worker’s Case Declined by Supreme Court, Case Moves Cause of Religious Liberty in the Workplace Forward
02/26/20  -  Adventist News Network
SCOTUS declines to hear religious freedom case about working on the Sabbath; conservative justices explain why they agreed
02/24/20  -  The Blaze
Former Lancaster County mail carrier says USPS violated his rights by making him work Sundays
02/17/20  -  Lancaster Online
Walmart manager's Sabbath request posed undue hardship, court finds
02/06/20  -
Kabianga High School makes an about-turn on the suspension of 17 SDA students
01/23/20  -
Sunday should be made ‘rest with family’ day, says Hannah Yeoh
01/11/20  -  Malay Mail
What Makes An Undue Hardship In Religious Accommodation? Change May Be On The Horizon
01/08/20  -  JD Supra