Cochran v. City of Atlanta

The city of Atlanta terminated the employment of Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran because of he shared his Christian beliefs. (7/23/2021)



Alliance Defending Freedom has played various roles in over 60 U.S. Supreme Court decisions. Launched in 1994, ADF continues today to fight for your freedoms. (8/18/2021)



Every day, people of faith are living under laws that can force them to violate their conscience. Should you be forced by officials to act against your beliefs? (7/23/2021)

Client Story

Kelvin Cochran

Kelvin Cochran dedicated over 30 years of his life to fighting fires and protecting the communities in which he's lived and worked. (4/19/2020)


7 Big Wins You Helped Make Possible in 2018

Here are just a few victories from the past year that would not have been possible without your prayers and support. (4/20/2020)


Christian Post Names Top 5 Religious Freedom Victories of 2018 — 4 Are ADF Cases

2018 was a banner year here at Alliance Defending Freedom. And we’re not the only ones who noticed. (4/20/2020)


5 Reasons 2018 was a Banner Year for ADF

It’s amazing how far God has brought Alliance Defending Freedom during our first 25 years. Let’s take a look back on 2018. (4/29/2021)


Christmas Comes Early: Victory for Chief Cochran Also Benefits Other City Employees

The ruling of a federal district court today protects not just Chief Cochran, but all employees in Atlanta. (8/31/2021)


Chief Cochran Won His Case! Here’s What His Victory Accomplished.

For the past three years, Chief Cochran was involved in a lawsuit against Atlanta – standing not only for his rights, but also for the rights of all city employees. (4/20/2020)


Why Did Chief Cochran Really Get Fired?

In an article for the Wall Street Journal, writer Jason Riley examined the real reason that former Atlanta Fire Chief Kelvin Cochran was fired. (9/3/2021)