Idaho Prisons Agree to Provide Kosher Meals, Settling Lawsuit

Idaho Prisons Agree to Provide Kosher Meals, Settling Lawsuit

Written by Don Byrd A federal judge in Idaho has ordered the state’s Department of Corrections to begin providing kosher meals options, as part of a settlement reached in a religious discrimination lawsuit brought by four Jewish inmates. The program must be...
Man Jailed for Refusing Religious Treatment Wins Settlement

Man Jailed for Refusing Religious Treatment Wins Settlement

Written by Don Byrd A California man reached a $1.95 million settlement with the state and with WestCare, the drug rehabilitation program he was ordered to attend, after his parole was revoked and he spent another 100 days in jail for refusing religious-based...