Case

A.H. v. French

Parents, Diocese of Burlington sue Vermont for religious discrimination in education (9/24/2021)

Case

Seattle's Union Gospel Mission (SUGM) v. Woods

A Washington Supreme Court decision forces a religious nonprofit, Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission, to hire employees who do not share the organization’s religious beliefs. The ministry’s religious convictions and evangelization are the foundation of everything it does, and therefore every staff member must live out and share the Mission’s religious beliefs for the Mission to be successful.   (Photo Credit: Seattle's Union Gospel Mission (9/24/2021)

Blog

Accommodation of Conscience: An American Tradition

I was privileged to speak at Duke Law School yesterday about Ward v. Wilbanks, an Alliance Defense Fund case in which Eastern Michigan University expelled a counseling graduate student for her religious beliefs and her unwillingness to perform counseling that violated her conscience. (4/29/2021)

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Novel Hints at What Future Holds if Trends Attacking Religious Freedom Go Unchecked

"In Justice" written by Alliance Defending Freedom President, CEO & General Counsel Alan Sears is a stark reminder of what can happen if trends attacking religious freedom go unchecked. (9/2/2021)