invocations

First Liberty fighting to fully protect the historic practice of legislative prayer.

Appellate Court Prohibits Legislative Meetings from Opening with Invocation by Government Officials

July 14, 2017 • Press Releases

RICHMOND, VA—Today, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit decided 10-5 to prohibit First Liberty Institute clients, Rowan County, NC, Commissioners, from opening commission meetings with an invocation by government officials. This decision comes three years after the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that legislative […]

Future of County’s Practice of Invocations Before Public Meetings Hangs in the Balance

First Liberty to defend constitutionality before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
June 14, 2017 • Press Releases

First Liberty to defend constitutionality before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.

Religious Liberty Law Firm: Chaplain Prayers Are Allowed on Military Base

After a special interest group demanded chaplains stop offering prayers on military base, First Liberty advises Air Force that the law allows chaplains to pray
March 14, 2017 • Press Releases

Portsmouth, NH – Today, First Liberty Institute sent a letter to the commander of a New Hampshire Air Force base, advising him that federal law, military regulations, and the Constitution all allow prayer and Bible readings by chaplains at military events. On February 6, a special interest group sent a […]

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