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2015 Canterbury Medal Dinner Honoring Mrs. Barbara Green

20th Anniversary Canterbury Medal Dinner Honoring Mrs. Barbara Green, Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. Thursday, May 7, 2015 The Pierre Hotel New York City Save the Date PDF Hotel Accommodations Sponsorship Opportunities and Benefits Formal Invitation Click here to purchase a table or tickets If you have any questions about tickets or sponsorships, please call Montse Read More

Becket Fund Featured in TIME Magazine

October 7, 2014

Becket Fund’s Supreme Court Case Holt v. Hobbs was featured in TIME Magazine on October 7, 2014: Meet the Lawyers Fighting for Religious Freedom Today Before the Supreme Court By Elizabeth Dias Arguing for a Muslim prisoner’s right to grow a beard is just the latest effort for the firm that won the Hobby Lobby Read More

Militant Atheists Sound Retreat; Give Up on Forcing IRS to Censor Sermons

October 3, 2014

Freedom From Religion Foundation runs away from own lawsuit after Becket Fund gets involved Washington, D.C. – Today, a federal judge in Wisconsin dismissed the Freedom from Religion Foundation’s (FFRF) attempt to use the IRS as a weapon to censor houses of worship who preach on moral issues that have political implications. After almost two years of litigation, FFRF asked the Read More

Militant Atheists Sound Retreat; Give Up on Forcing IRS to Censor Sermons

Washington, D.C. – Today, a federal judge in Wisconsin dismissed the Freedom from Religion Foundation’s (FFRF) attempt to use the IRS as a weapon to censor houses of worship who preach on moral issues that have political implications. After almost two years of litigation, FFRF asked the Court to dismiss its own lawsuit once the Read More

Becket Fund’s Legal Counsel Co-Chairs Call on Intersection of Free Speech and Religious Freedom

October 1, 2014

The Becket Fund’s Legal Counsel, Asma Uddin co-chaired a conference call at the Council on Foreign Relations alongside Haris Tarin, Director for the Muslim Public Affairs Council and Irina Faskianos, moderator of the event and Vice President of the National Program Outreach at the Council on Foreign Relations. The conference call took place on Tuesday, Read More

High school student in New Jersey defends Pledge of Allegiance from atheist group’s attack

September 23, 2014

For Immediate Release:  September 23, 2014 Media Contact:  Emily Hardman, ehardman@becketfund.org, 202.349.7224 Washington, D.C. – Samantha Jones, a high school student in New Jersey, is going to court to defend her right to say the Pledge of Allegiance, including the words “one nation under God.”  Samantha and her family filed a response to a lawsuit from an atheist Read More

Arizona town urged to stop discriminating against houses of worship

September 22, 2014

Arizona town’s ordinance allows signs for politicians, but not for churches, mosques or synagogues For Immediate Release:  September 25, 2014 Media Contact:  Emily Hardman, ehardman@becketfund.org, 202.349.7224 Washington, D.C. – The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty just urged the Supreme Court to protect every house of worship—particularly small, poor ones—from local government restrictions on religious speech. In Gilbert, Read More

Becket Board Member Heads Lecture at Touro Law Center’s Jewish Law Institute

August 28, 2014

Becket Fund board member, Rabbi Dr. Meir Y. Soloveichik will be hosting a lecture on religious freedom at Touro Law Center’s Jewish Law Institute. Rabbi Dr. Meir Y. Soloveichik is director of the Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought at Yeshiva University and rabbi at Congregation Shearith Israel in Manhattan, the Read More

Becket’s Deputy General Counsel Joins Panel at Cato’s 13th Annual Constitution Day Symposium

August 25, 2014

The Becket Fund’s Deputy General Counsel, Eric Rassbach will be joining a panel discussion about the First Amendment alongside Professor Nadine Strossen from the New York School of Law and Cato Research Fellow P.J. O’Rourke at the Cato Institute’s 13th Annual Constitution Day Symposium. The event will take place on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 from Read More

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About the New HHS Regulations

August 15, 2014

  For Immediate Release:  August 22, 2014 Media Contact:  Emily Hardman,   ehardman@becketfund.org, 202.349.7224 Washington, D.C. – The following can be attributed to Lori Windham, Senior Counsel for the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty: “Under pressure from hundreds of lawsuits, the government continues to retreat.  After three losses in the Supreme Court and dozens of losses Read More

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