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Texas AG Prohibits Government from Closing Religious Schools

NEWS PROVIDED BYLiberty CounselJuly 22, 2020 AUSTIN, Texas, July 22, 2020 /Christian Newswire/ — The attorney general of Texas has ordered local authorities to cease any attempts to shut down faith-based private schools, stating that those institutions are protected by both the U.S. Constitution and Texas statute. In a public letter Attorney General Ken Paxton wrote, “Under the …

Texas AG Prohibits Government from Closing Religious Schools

NEWS PROVIDED BYLiberty CounselJuly 22, 2020 AUSTIN, Texas, July 22, 2020 /Christian Newswire/ — The attorney general of Texas has ordered local authorities to cease any attempts to shut down faith-based private schools, stating that those institutions are protected by both the U.S. Constitution and Texas statute. In a public letter Attorney General Ken Paxton wrote, “Under the …

Religious Freedom Advocacy Group Seeking to Raise Awareness About Global Christian Persecution

Religious Freedom Advocacy Group Seeking to Raise Awareness About Global Christian Persecution For the Martyrs to hold a demonstration, “March for the Martyrs,” and informational conference to raise awareness about Christian persecution in Long Beach, California NEWS PROVIDED BYFor the MartyrsJuly 17, 2020 LONG BEACH, Calif., July 17, 2020 /Christian Newswire/ — The number of Christians persecuted …

Religious Freedom Advocacy Group Seeking to Raise Awareness About Global Christian Persecution

Religious Freedom Advocacy Group Seeking to Raise Awareness About Global Christian Persecution For the Martyrs to hold a demonstration, “March for the Martyrs,” and informational conference to raise awareness about Christian persecution in Long Beach, California NEWS PROVIDED BYFor the MartyrsJuly 17, 2020 LONG BEACH, Calif., July 17, 2020 /Christian Newswire/ — The number of Christians persecuted …

Family Research Council Welcomes Bob Fu as Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom

Family Research Council Welcomes Bob Fu as Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom NEWS PROVIDED BYFamily Research CouncilJuly 16, 2020 WASHINGTON, July 16, 2020 /Christian Newswire/ — Family Research Council is pleased to announce that Bob Fu has joined FRC’s Center for Religious Liberty as Senior Fellow for International Religious Freedom. As religious persecution continues …

Big Win for Religious Schools

NEWS PROVIDED BYLiberty CounselJuly 8, 2020 WASHINGTON, July 8, 2020 /Christian Newswire/ — The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 that faith-based schools have a First Amendment Free Exercise right to make employment decisions regarding religious teachers without government interference. The principles set forth in the consolidated cases of Our Lady of Guadalupe School v. Morrissey-Berru and St. …

Two Big Wins for Religious Liberty

NEWS PROVIDED BYCatholic League for Religious and Civil RightsJuly 8, 2020 NEW YORK, July 8, 2020 /Christian Newswire/ — Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on two Supreme Court decisions handed down today: In the last week of its 2019-2020 term, the U.S. Supreme Court delivered two back-to-back victories for religious liberty; they were both …