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In Supreme Court “Transgender Bathroom” Case, First Liberty Takes Unique Approach

In the high-profile Supreme Court bathroom showdown, First Liberty Institute is highlighting one aspect of the case no one else is talking about: religious freedom. January 12, 2017

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Gloucester County School Board v. G.G., a high-profile case that advocacy groups from both sides of the political spectrum are weighing in on. But First Liberty Institute is highlighting one aspect of the case no one else is talking about: religious freedom. And,

Why is Next Monday So Special?

Because it’s two “national religious freedom days” in one! January 12, 2017

By Catherine Shackelford  “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. “Almighty God hath created the mind free. All attempts to influence it by temporal

First Liberty Victories and Progress for Religious Freedom in 2016

These legal clashes will be key in the continued fight for religious freedom in 2017. January 5, 2017

In January 2016, America faced a crucial crossroads: would the nation continue to spiral downward following the most hostile year to religious liberty in recent history? Or would the nation stand up, fight back, and protect strong religious liberty rights for all Americans? While 2016 saw a fair amount of

These 6 Battlefields in 2017 Could Determine Religious Freedom’s Future

Major opportunities, and hazards, lie ahead in the next 12 months January 5, 2017

Powerful institutions are manipulating the law to secularize America and make people of faith into second-class citizens. But in 2017, attorneys defending religious freedom have an opportunity to change that secular future. Perhaps the most promising opportunity lies in six areas of legal conflict—six “battlefields”—within the federal courts. First Liberty

BREAKING: First Liberty Appeals Historic “Bible Verse Case” Case to Supreme Court

First Liberty just asked the Supreme Court to hear what could be the biggest military religious freedom case in decades. December 23, 2016

Religious freedom for America’s military men and women is at stake, and could be strengthened or further restricted depending on whether the Supreme Court decides to hear United States v. Sterling.   First Liberty Institute filed a petition Friday, December 23 for the United States Supreme Court to make a

Catholic Health Educator Fired From Clinic for Beliefs

When Alexia Palma asked for a religious accommodation to be excused from teaching a class session about birth control, her employer refused. Instead, they gave her an ultimatum — career or convictions. Palma chose her convictions. Now, First Liberty Institute is coming to her aid. December 22, 2016

Alexia Palma was a health educator in Houston who was fired from her job for her Catholic beliefs. First Liberty filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) on Palma’s behalf Wednesday against Legacy Community Health (LCH), Palma’s former employer. “The company gave Alexia an ultimatum — violate