Religious Liberty

Federal judge orders university to reinstate Christian group booted for not allowing gay leaders

"A permanent injunction was extended to the Business Leaders in Christ, barring the University of Iowa from not officially recognizing the group. The university also owes the group $1 million in nominal damages." - Washington Examiner

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Baptist dishwasher's $21.5M victory honors Sabbath

"The jury ruled that the Conrad Hotel managed by Park Hotels and Resorts Inc. ... violated the Civil Rights Act of 1964 when it failed to accommodate Jean-Pierre's Sunday worship.... The hotel fired Jean-Pierre in March 2016 [for her refusal to work on Sundays] and plans to appeal the verdict." - BPNews

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Pastafarians and Satanists Will Deliver Invocations Before Assembly Meetings in Alaska

"The list of interesting characters will include what many will regard as adherents of fringe religions like The Satanic Temple and the Church of the Flying Spaghetti. To the shock of conservative Christians, these people are now scheduled to invoke their deities before all local government meetings that will take place on the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska in 2019." - World Religion News

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