Alabama Legislature Passes Child Placement Refusal Bill

Alabama Legislature Passes Child Placement Refusal Bill

Written by Don Byrd Via Religion Clause, the Alabama legislature this week sent HB 24, the Alabama Child Placing Agency Inclusion Act to newly sworn Governor Kay Ivey for her signature. The bill would allow a child placement service that receives no federal or state...
Are Our Churches Secular Now, Too?

Are Our Churches Secular Now, Too?

Written by Don Byrd In 2007, a federal court in Utah concluded, remarkably, that memorial crosses erected by the state highway patrol association on taxpayer land are not a violation of the separation of church and state because, as the court viewed it, a cross is not...
Indiana Religion in Schools Bill Heads to Governor

Indiana Religion in Schools Bill Heads to Governor

Written by Don Byrd The Indiana legislature sent a religion in schools bill to the Governor today for his signature. The Indianapolis Star tells you everything you need to know about it. House Bill 1024, which has been sent to Gov. Eric Holcomb, allows...