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Montana governor signs law clarifying religious freedom protections

Montana’s governor on Thursday signed a law holding the state to a high burden of proof when it violates someone’s... Read more

Supreme Court of the United States.

US Supreme Court: government agents violating religious liberty liable for monetary damages

Three Muslims who claim the FBI wrongly pressured them into becoming informants on Muslim communities may seek monetary damages as... Read more

A look at 25 years of RFRA

Last week marked the 25th anniversary of the enactment of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, known as RFRA.  Read more

Legal counsel: Religious freedom never justifies abuse

An Indiana woman who allegedly beat her 7-year-old with a coat hanger is citing religious freedom as her defense against... Read more

Indiana State Capitol.

Amid religious freedom concerns, relief over Indiana bill's failure

An Indiana anti-discrimination bill failed in the state senate because it would have proved disastrous for religious freedom, one legal... Read more

Indiana State Capitol.

Indiana bill seeks to clarify religious freedom protection

A proposed law in Indiana would replace the state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act with language that its advocates say is... Read more

Wall Street Journal, NY Times writer defend Indiana religious freedom law

Does the widespread reaction to Indiana religious freedom law mean there is growing intolerance for religious viewpoints? Two prominent essays... Read more

Mike Pence.

No, Indiana did not just pass a law discriminating against gay people. Here's why.

Despite media hype, a new Indiana law is not based on anti-gay discrimination, but on a 20-year legal precedent of... Read more

The Newland family, owners of Hercules Industries, who won a permanent injunction against the HHS mandate March 16, 2015. Photo courtesy of Alliance Defending Freedom.

Catholic-owned company wins 'final victory' against HHS mandate

A Catholic-owned company’s victory in its fight against a federal mandate to cover drugs and procedures that violate Catholic moral... Read more

US Capitol building.

Why the Religious Freedom Restoration Act matters to you

For the sake of religious liberity, it is vital that the religious rights of corporations – and not just individuals... Read more

Michael Warsaw, EWTN's chairman of the board, speaking at a June, 2014 conference.

Three US states back EWTN religious liberty lawsuit

Alabama, Georgia, and Florida each filed legal briefs on Monday in support of EWTN in a lawsuit over the HHS... Read more