firstliberty.png
Churches Seek Relief in Court from Texas City’s Unlawful Attempt to Skirt State Tax Laws
May 14, 2019 15:33 ET | First Liberty Institute
MAGNOLIA, Texas, May 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute and attorneys with the law firm Baker Botts today filed a lawsuit in Montgomery County District Court claiming the city of...
firstliberty.png
First Liberty Institute to Mississippi: In God We Trust License Plate is Constitutional
April 22, 2019 13:21 ET | First Liberty Institute
CLINTON, Miss., April 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute sent a letter to Mississippi Revenue Commissioner Herb Frierson confirming that the inclusion of the state seal, including...
firstliberty.png
Statement from Religious Liberty Expert Kelly Shackelford on Today’s U.S. Senate Vote to Expedite Confirmation Votes
April 03, 2019 16:54 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, April 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following statement may be attributed to Kelly Shackelford, President, CEO and Chief Counsel to First Liberty Institute:  “Throughout his...
firstliberty.png
First Liberty Institute’s Kelly Shackelford Statement on Today’s Supreme Court Oral Arguments in The American Legion v. American Humanist Association
February 27, 2019 12:33 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The following statement may be attributed to Kelly Shackelford, President, CEO, and Chief Counsel to First Liberty Institute:  “One hundred years ago,...
firstliberty.png
First Liberty Institute Urges U.S. Supreme Court to Reverse Puerto Rico Court Decision Threatening Church, Religious Freedom
February 15, 2019 14:14 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, attorneys with First Liberty Institute filed a brief with the Supreme Court of the United States on behalf of two Catholic schools responding in...
U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Constitutionality of Bladensburg World War I Veterans Memorial
November 02, 2018 18:10 ET | First Liberty Institute
Attorneys with First Liberty Institute represent The American Legion in defense of “grave stone” to 49-men from Prince George’s County, Maryland WASHINGTON, Nov. 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today,...
firstliberty.png
Religious Liberty Expert Kelly Shackelford Statement on the U.S. Senate’s Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court
October 06, 2018 16:37 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, Oct. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Late this afternoon the United States Senate confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court to replace retired Justice Anthony Kennedy.  The following...
Senior Living Community Threatens Resident with Eviction for Holding Bible Study in his Apartment
August 16, 2018 11:59 ET | First Liberty Institute
FREDERICKSBURG, Va., Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Attorneys with First Liberty Institute today sent a demand letter to Community Realty Company (“CRC”), parent company of the Evergreens at...
firstliberty.png
Army Recommends Chaplain be Charged with ‘Dereliction of Duty’ for Rescheduling Marriage Retreat
August 06, 2018 10:41 ET | First Liberty Institute
Decorated chaplain faces possibility of court martial and confinement in a military prison FT. BRAGG, N.C., Aug. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- First Liberty Institute today responded to new charges...
firstliberty.png
Religious Liberty Expert Kelly Shackelford Statement on Supreme Court Nominee
July 09, 2018 21:33 ET | First Liberty Institute
WASHINGTON, July 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- President Donald Trump tonight nominated Brett Kavanaugh to the United States Supreme Court to replace retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.  The following...