Iowa RFRA Bill Headed to Senate Floor for Consideration

Iowa RFRA Bill Headed to Senate Floor for Consideration

Written by Don Byrd [UPDATE 2/14: Iowa’s Senate Local Government Committee has voted 7-4 on a party line to advance state Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) legislation to the full state senate for a vote.] [UPDATE 2/13: An Iowa Senate subcommittee voted...
Supreme Court Declines to Hear RFRA Bible Verse Case

Supreme Court Declines to Hear RFRA Bible Verse Case

Written by Don Byrd The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday announced it would not take up the case of Sterling v. United States, a dispute over a Marine’s desire to display Bible verse quotations in a shared workspace. This leaves in place an appeals court’s...