“What Happened in Arizona?”

“What Happened in Arizona?”

Written by Don Byrd In the newest issue of the BJC’s Report From the Capital, General Counsel K. Hollyn Hollman discusses highly controversial religious freedom legislation vetoed by the Arizona Governor because it raised discrimination concerns. The proposal...
Arizona Governor Vetoes Controversial RFRA Amendments

Arizona Governor Vetoes Controversial RFRA Amendments

Written by Don Byrd The Arizona legislature last week passed sweeping amendments to the state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act that would protect individuals and businesses from government regulation as well as private lawsuits for their religiously motivated...
AZ State Rep. Proposes Broad State RFRA Amendments

AZ State Rep. Proposes Broad State RFRA Amendments

Written by Don Byrd Arizona State Representative Steve Yarborough has proposed legislation (pdf) that would authorize broad rights to discriminate against others based on religious belief by amending the state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act provision. The...