Posts Categorized: First Amendment

The Rising “Price of Citizenship” – from 7k to 135k

July 3, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in First Amendment, Free Speech, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

Do we celebrate independence by forcing Americans to act against their conscience or pay a heavy fine?

We’re sadly now seeing the consequences of state government passing laws that force citizens to make this choice:

In 2013, Elaine Huguenin from … Read more

What happens now? Resources to protect your church, ministry, business

June 30, 2015 | No comments | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom, Supreme Court | Tags: ,

The Supreme Court’s decision to redefine marriage has staggering implications for religious freedom, and the ability for individuals and businesses, religious schools and ministries to freely operate in accordance with their faith convictions.

Is there anything that can be done … Read more

30 Reasons Why HB/SB 300 is Bad for PA

May 26, 2015 | 2 comments | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

Some state lawmakers have plans to soon re-introduce a bill that would create a new target for discrimination here in Pennsylvania against those who exercise their personal or religious freedom.

This would create special privileges for some based on sexual … Read more

Five Questions: Why RFRA is Good Policy

March 27, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom | Tags: , ,

The state of Indiana is making news not only as the host for the NCAA Final Four but also for passing a state law providing protections for religious freedom. Here’s what you should know about this law:

1. What is… Read more

Atheist bully group at it again in Pennsylvania

March 20, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in First Amendment, Religious Freedom | Tags: ,

The Freedom From Religion Foundation – a small group from Wisconsin that brings legal bullying to small communities – is at it again in our state. This is the group that sued two Pennsylvania school districts for their display of … Read more

Press Release: Victory for the King’s Men, First Amendment Freedoms

January 12, 2015 | 1 comment | Posted in Family, First Amendment | Tags: ,

(Philadelphia, PA) January 12, 2015 – The Independence Law Center went to court today and came out victorious on behalf of The King’s Men, an organization that was sued by a sex-oriented business.

Members of The King’s Men (thekingsmen.orgRead more