2015 State RFRA Bill Tracker Archive

2015 State RFRA Bill Tracker Archive

Written by Don Byrd Note: This page┬áis now an archive of the 2015 developments in state RFRA legislation. For information about current state RFRA legislation around the country, see the BJC’s┬áregularly updated State RFRA Tracker. (Please update your bookmarks...
Supreme Court Declines Review of Controversial New Mexico Case

Supreme Court Declines Review of Controversial New Mexico Case

Written by Don Byrd While we wait for the Supreme Court’s ruling on the question of government invocations in the case of Town of Greece v. Galloway, today’s Orders included notice that the Court denied the petition in the case of Elane Photography v....
Ten Commandments Trial Underway in New Mexico

Ten Commandments Trial Underway in New Mexico

Written by Don Byrd A trial underway in Bloomfield, New Mexico will decide the fate of a 3,000 pound Ten Commandments monument on the front lawn of city hall. Plaintiffs argue the display is an unconstitutional government endorsement of religion. The City counters by...