5th Circuit Hears Argument Over Controversial Mississippi Law

5th Circuit Hears Argument Over Controversial Mississippi Law

Written by Don Byrd Last year, a federal judge in Mississippi struck down the state’s controversial law, HB 1523, before it took effect. The measure would have shieldied businesses, religious organizations and individuals from government penalty for actions...
More State Legislation Addresses Religious Liberty Themes

More State Legislation Addresses Religious Liberty Themes

Written by Don Byrd State legislatures around the country continue to introduce legislation aimed at religious liberty themes. Here is a rundown of recent developments that caught my eye. In Georgia, where RFRA-like bills have failed in recent years, lawmakers sound...
State Religious Freedom Legislation Updates: CO, VA, KY, WY

State Religious Freedom Legislation Updates: CO, VA, KY, WY

Written by Don Byrd Over the last week, a number of state legislatures have added religious liberty measures to their list of bills as new sessions have gotten under way. Here is a rundown of a few of the measures that caught my eye: Colorado: House Bill 1013 was...