religious freedom

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‘Religious Freedom’ Fight Ramps Up As Bill Remains Stalled

A divisive religious freedom bill remains stalled in a Georgia House committee as lawmakers enter the final two days of the legislative session surrounded by pressure from supporters and critics who say the bill can be used as a defense for discrimination against gay or transgender people.

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A Catholic Navy chaplain is the target of retaliation from the federal government after he refused to stop practicing religious services during the recent government shutdown, a lawsuit against the Department of Defense alleges. (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Lawsuit: Feds Retaliated Against Navy Chaplain For Holding Mass During Government Shutdown

A Catholic Navy chaplain is the target of retaliation from the federal government after he refused to stop practicing religious services during the recent government shutdown, a lawsuit against the Department of Defense alleges.

01/20/2014