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...
RFRA Does Not Shield Parents From Child Abuse Laws

RFRA Does Not Shield Parents From Child Abuse Laws

Written by Don Byrd Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) is back in the news. This time, a defendant, citing “spare the rod” Bible verses, has reportedly presented a religious freedom defense under RFRA to charges that she violated...