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Jury Case | First Liberty

Jury Prayer Case

September 24, 2020

In July 2016, a federal grand jury indicted former Congresswoman Corrine Brown on fraud charges; the case proceeded to a jury trial in April 2017. During the jury’s deliberations, the district court removed a juror who stated to other jurors that he had prayed for and believed he received the guidance of the Holy Spirit in considering the case.

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Heimish of Houston

August 13, 2020

First Liberty fights to put a stop to the city of Houston’s threats against a small Jewish congregation could drive them out of the neighborhood.

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Coach Kennedy’s Case

Coach Kennedy

July 23, 2020

School district fires football Coach Joe Kennedy over prayer

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Kaporos Case

Orthodox Jewish Congregations & Kaporos

July 14, 2020

On the eve of Yom Kippur animal activists threaten Orthodox Jewish synagogue with private persons arrests on the eve of the Jewish High Holy Days

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Delaware Nativity Scene Case | First Liberty

Delaware Nativity Scene

June 23, 2020

For decades, a free-standing nativity has been part of the Christmas holiday tradition in the town circle in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. But last year, the City ordered it removed because it is “religious.” Of course, this is a clear violation of the First Amendment. First Liberty Institute has urged the City to reverse its recent blanket ban of the nativity from any city property.

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Gail Blair Case | Blind Faith | First Liberty

Blind Faith

June 16, 2020

If there’s one place citizens should be able to come together and freely discuss what matters most to them, it’s in a public park. That’s what Gail Blair, blind since the age of 37, thought when she began having conversations about her faith in Wilcox Park

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