Trinity Lutheran Church Case May Have Swift Impact

Trinity Lutheran Church Case May Have Swift Impact

Written by Don Byrd In Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision in Trinity Lutheran Church v. Comer, the court held that even though the Missouri Constitution bars taxpayer funding of religion, the state cannot use Trinity Lutheran’s status as a...
The State RFRA Bill Tracker is Back!

The State RFRA Bill Tracker is Back!

Written by Don Byrd Many state legislatures are back in session this month and that means the usual influx of religion-related bills, including some efforts to enact or amend state Religious Freedom Restoration Acts (RFRA). In 2015, I created a page to track the many...