It’s comeback season for Coach Joe Kennedy. First Liberty’s recently requested the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to review the Bremerton (WA) School District’s decision to fire Coach.
In their recent op-ed published in Real Clear Religion, First Liberty Senior Counsel, Stephanie Taub and legal intern, Allison Pope, discuss one of the most important religious freedom decisions of this Supreme Court term and the vast impact it will have for faith-based schools and institutions all across America.
Last week, a federal district court judge ruled against high school football coach Joe Kennedy. But this decision isn’t the end of the road. Learn how First Liberty’s legal team is preparing to move the chains, and why we could be heading to the U.S. Supreme Court for a second time to reclaim Coach Joe’s religious liberty.
Exclusive Interview: Terry Ann Kelly Shares Her Passion to Encourage and Equip Students to Be Bold in Their Faith
Sixteen years ago, Terry Ann Kelly founded Students Standing Strong to help young people of faith stay firmly grounded in their Christian beliefs. We recently sat down with her to learn more about her incredible organization, its relationship with First Liberty, and how many of her students rallied around an FLI client who was targeted for living out her faith at school.
New York school officials repeatedly denied Daniela Barca’s application to form a Christian club at her school because was a faith-based group. They even suggested she couldn’t form an official club unless it modified its viewpoint to something more “generic” and less to do with Jesus. In this interview, Daniela shares her story and what she’s learned about taking a stand for religious freedom.
With Espinoza v. Montana, the Supreme Court has an opportunity to build on its recent legacy of protecting religious liberty. Learn why the Court’s ruling could help stop discrimination against students of faith who’ve been denied access to scholarship programs—and how it could affect the religious rights of our children and grandchildren.