Florida Protects Religious Freedom in Public Schools

New state law protects students’ expressions of faith and prohibits religious discrimination against students and school employees. August 3, 2017

Supporters of religious liberty can claim another major victory in Florida with the state’s new law that protects religious freedom in public schools. The “Florida Student and School Personnel Religious Liberties Act” (SB 436), signed into law by Governor Rick Scott, went into effect July 1, 2017. Florida Governor Rick