ADF appeals illegal funding of abortions with Colo. taxpayer dollars

DENVER – Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing the former executive director of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment filed an appeal Thursday of a trial court’s decision that upheld the state’s alleged misuse of more than $14 million in taxpayer dollars. The lawsuit contends that the funding Colorado has provided to Rocky Mountain Planned Parenthood violates a voter-approved state constitutional provision that prohibits direct or indirect public taxpayer subsidies for abortion.  Read more >>

ADF provides First Amendment lesson to anti-Chick-fil-A school principal

VENTURA, Calif. – Alliance Defending Freedom sent Ventura Unified School District a letter Tuesday after it prohibited a booster club from selling products donated by Chick-fil-A because of the restaurant’s “political stance on gay rights.” In 2012, Chick-fil-A President Dan T. Cathy publicly affirmed marriage as the union of one man and one woman. The letter explains that discriminating on the basis of that viewpoint is unconstitutional and a violation of federal law.  Read more >>

Recent, current, and potential U.S. Supreme Court cases

Reed v. Town of Gilbert
McQuigg v. Bostic
Bishop v. Smith
Berger v. American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina
Pregnancy Care Center of New York v. City of New York
Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Burwell
McCullen v. Coakley