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ADF cases the focus of White House event reaffirming First Amendment freedoms

ADF President, CEO, and General Counsel Michael Farris: "Religious freedom is the headwater of all freedoms, and we’re grateful that President Trump and his administration have taken numerous opportunities to acknowledge and protect it for all people and organizations of faith. Unfortunately, some states and local government officials continue to treat religious organizations as second class citizens, and discriminate against them in government programs. Likewise, students across our country still find their First Amendment freedoms under attack the moment they set foot on their public school campus, even denied the freedom to pray together during free times, as occurred with ADF client Chase Windebank, who is scheduled to participate in the president’s event today."  Read more >>

Montclair State sued over unconstitutional speech policy, arbitrary favoritism toward student groups

NEWARK, N.J. – A student and a student group represented by Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit against Montclair State University officials Wednesday after they forced students to stop peaceful, expressive activity without a permit. The lawsuit also challenges the university’s Bias Education Response Taskforce and an unconstitutional class system that grants preferential treatment to student organizations based on their viewpoints.  Read more >>

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