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Time to Move the Chains

There comes a time in life when you have to take a stand for something. And Coach Kennedy did just that…he took a stand for his faith by kneeling in prayer.

Now, it’s your turn. You can no longer sit on the sidelines and allow great people of faith like Coach Kennedy to be silenced. It’s time to take action.


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Judicial | First Liberty
New Supreme Court Term Will Signal If Religious Liberty Is Making A Comeback
During its past two terms, the Supreme Court issued a number of notable decisions that appear to have begun the process of restoring the Constitution’s promise of religious free exercise. The 2019-2020 term could determine whether the court’s shift toward textualism is real or temporary.
Judicial | First Liberty
In the Latest Supreme Court LGBT Cases, Religious Freedom and the Democratic Process are at Stake
Get the inside scoop and stay up-to-date on the conversations happening right now in the national media. In this special feature, our legal team gives you expert insight on why this Supreme Court term could have a major impact on your religious liberty.
Judicial | First Liberty
Democratic Senators Prey on Judicial Nominee with Their Unconstitutional Tests
Judicial nominee Sarah Pitlyk has demonstrated commitment to the rule of law and religious freedom. Even with her exceptional record, Democratic Senators nevertheless opted to overlook her formidable qualifications and instead peppered her with questions about her Catholic faith.
Community | First Liberty
Minnesota AG Vows to Fight Christian Videographers “Fairy Tale” Case in Court
As more judicial decisions in favor of America’s first freedom are handed down nationwide, anti-faith activists and hostile state officials are increasing their attacks and preparing to wage an all-out assault on religious freedom.
Judicial | First Liberty
The Latest Attacks on Justice Kavanaugh Threaten More Than His Reputation
Character assassinations in the press today are harmful to our republic because they weaken the legitimacy of America’s courts. The solution to judicial activism isn’t the politics of personal destruction, but instead confirming judges committed to interpreting the law, and who will leave policy to policymakers.
First Liberty | Meet Kelly Shackelford

Kelly Shackelford: 30 Years of Leading the Fight

“Everybody’s free to go do great things.”
If you’re around First Liberty for long, you’ll hear these words from Kelly Shackelford more than a few times. But to Kelly, this isn’t just an empty mantra. It’s the culmination of a lifelong mission, and a goal that still drives him forward to this day: the freedom to live out your faith.

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