White House Argues to SCOTUS: Travel Ban is Not About Religion

White House Argues to SCOTUS: Travel Ban is Not About Religion

Written by Don Byrd The Trump Administration claims the President’s controversial “travel ban” Executive Order has nothing to do with religion in a brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court last week. A federal District Court in Hawaii and...
Will the U.S. Supreme Court Take Another Government Prayer Case?

Will the U.S. Supreme Court Take Another Government Prayer Case?

Written by Don Byrd Earlier this week, the American Humanist Association (AHA) filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal in a case involving opening invocations at a school board meeting. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in March that...
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...