Religious Liberty in the October 2015 Supreme Term

Religious Liberty in the October 2015 Supreme Term

Written by Don Byrd The October 2015 term of the U.S. Supreme Court is underway. As usual, there are several religious liberty questions the Court may decide to resolve. Here is a brief overview of some of the cases I am watching: Petitions Denied School Vaccination...
Updates on Vaccination Exemptions in California, Vermont

Updates on Vaccination Exemptions in California, Vermont

Written by Don Byrd Legislation proposed in California that would end the availability of religious exemptions from vaccination requirements to attend public schools is moving forward in the State Assembly. SB277 has already passed the state Senate and was approved...
California Lawmakers Propose Halt to Vaccination Exemption

California Lawmakers Propose Halt to Vaccination Exemption

Written by Don Byrd Earlier this year, outbreaks of the measles prompted a national conversation about vaccination requirements. Many parents in recent years have declined to have their children vaccinated, citing personal or religious objections. In response, some...