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Federal Court’s Horrendous Ruling May Force Catholic Nuns to Provide Contraception

November 8, 2019

After eight years of litigation, opponents of religious liberty are still hell-bent on taking Catholic nuns to court. Learn how First Liberty is helping to fight for the Little Sisters of the Poor now that they’ve once again appealed their case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Why Stripping Away Tax-Exempt Status for Religious Institutions Just Doesn’t Add Up

October 25, 2019

Stripping houses of worship and religious organizations of their tax-exempt status isn’t just legally wrong, it’s bad policy. In this feature, we take a look at three big ways in which religious institutions contribute trillions of dollars and invaluable social benefits that help everyone in our country.

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Victory for Small Jewish Congregation | First Liberty

Big Victory for Small Jewish Congregation

September 6, 2019

After a five-year legal battle, city officials have finally recognized the right of a small Orthodox Jewish congregation to worship in a private, North Dallas home. Learn how this will help First Liberty win more victories for all Americans to live out their faith in the most sacred and protected space of all: their own living room.

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Leveling the Playing Field | First Liberty

Good Call: U.S. Dept. of Labor Proposes New Rule to Level the Playing Field for Religious Organizations

August 30, 2019

by Jorge Gomez • 4 min read Government officials aren’t always known for making “good calls…” But just in time for football season, we’d like to point out that federal officials recently made a great call to level the playing field for people of faith and religious organizations. Today, we’re […]

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Summer Hate Wave | First Liberty

Summer “Hate” Wave: A Pattern of Anti-Jewish Violence

August 2, 2019

For years, a small Orthodox Jewish synagogue in Los Angeles county has endured multiple acts of violence. Just this month, vandals again attacked this Jewish community and defaced the synagogue’s front entrance with white paint. When will these hateful acts stop?

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How Govt’s Unquenchable Thirst for Taxpayer Money Is Hurting Local Churches in Texas

May 17, 2019

It looks like city officials in Magnolia, TX have an unquenchable thirst for more tax revenue. And to satisfy it, officials are targeting churches and other nonprofits, claiming they do not pay their “fair share” in taxes.

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