Case

Amy Lynn Photography Studio v. City of Madison

Madison & Wisconsin laws compel photographer to take photographs and write blog posts promoting same-sex marriage & pro-abortion groups and to publish those photographs and posts on the internet. (5/29/2020)

Client Story

Amy Lawson

<p>Madison &amp; Wisconsin laws threatened to compel photographer to take photographs and write blog posts promoting same-sex marriage &amp; pro-abortion groups and to publish those photographs and posts on the internet.&nbsp;</p> (4/19/2020)

Biography

Kate Anderson

Kate Anderson serves as senior counsel with Alliance Defending Freedom, where she is a key member of the Center for Conscience Initiatives. (4/19/2020)

Blog

From Scrapbooking to Photography and Blogging: How Amy Lawson Developed a Passion for Visual Storytelling

Amy loves shooting portraits, weddings, and other events, celebrating beautiful moments in her clients’ lives through her photos and on her blog. (4/20/2020)

Biography

Jeremy Tedesco

Jeremy Tedesco serves as senior counsel and vice president of U.S. Advocacy and Administration for Alliance Defending Freedom. (4/19/2020)

Blog

This Madison Law Should Concern All Creative Professionals

A Madison law makes it illegal for creative professionals to turn down requests that are inconsistent with their deeply held beliefs. (4/20/2020)

Blog

Running the Race Set before Us: 4 Clients You Have Helped Endure

Here are four victories that your prayers and support made possible just in the last year. (4/20/2020)

Blog

Court Upholds the Right of Churches to Ask Their Employees to Follow a Code of Conduct

Sincere faith requires sincere actions that are consistent with that faith. Churches should reasonably be able to hold their employees accountable to a code of conduct. (4/20/2020)

Blog

If This Photographer Can’t Use Her Words and Photos to Promote Her Beliefs, Is Free Speech Really Free?

A Madison law makes it illegal for Amy to express beliefs that convey someone is “unwelcome” based on their sexual orientation or political beliefs. (4/20/2020)

Blog

Why Are Conscience Rights So Important for Creative Professionals? An ADF Attorney Explains.

ADF attorney Kate Anderson appeared on the Catholic Creatives podcast to talk about the importance of protecting First Amendment freedoms for creative professionals (4/20/2020)

Blog

This Wisconsin Photographer and Blogger Is Taking on a Law that Severely Limits Speech

Today, ADF attorneys are presenting argument on Amy Lawson's behalf before a Wisconsin court. (4/20/2020)

Press Release

Wis. photographer asking court to shutter enforcement of laws allowing govt control of artistic expression

ADF attorney available to media following federal court hearing Tuesday (4/19/2020)