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 >>

ADF: Catholic diocese free to require ministry workers to follow Church teaching

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit in a Missouri court this week on behalf of the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City–St. Joseph. A former ministry worker who obtained a marriage license in another state with her same-sex partner sued the diocese for terminating her employment once it learned of the union.  Read more >>

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Reed v. Town of Gilbert
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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