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California SB 1146 modified to remove harassment of religious colleges, universities

The practices SB 1146 sought to penalize are not illegal: it is not against the law for a faith-based college in California to ask students to model their lives according to a religion’s values of

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Indiana RFPA

Indiana RFRA fact and fiction

Indiana’s RFRA was little different than the federal RFRA, which was adopted nearly unanimously by Congress just over twenty years ago and signed with a flourish by President Bill Clinton.

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Hobby-Lobby-Conestoga at Supreme Court IFRA analysis

Post Hobby Lobby: Feds issue new contraceptive accommodations

On Friday, August 22, 2014, the federal government proposed alternative contraceptive accommodations for religious nonprofits that object to including or all contraceptives in their employee or studen

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