Federal Court Denies Public School Coach’s Request To Pray With Students

Bremerton High School Assistant Football Coach Joe Kennedy Loses Round In Court

Bremerton High School Assistant Football Coach Joe Kennedy Loses Round In Court A federal court today rejected a motion by a public high school football coach in Bremerton, Wash., who sought the right to pray with students after games. Joe Kennedy, an ass ... Read »

Religious Right Support For Donald Trump Exposes Movement’s Values Void, Says Americans United

Family Research Council And Other Groups Would Excoriate A Democrat Who Had GOP Candidate’s Background, Says Church-State Watchdog

Family Research Council And Other Groups Would Excoriate A Democrat Who Had GOP Candidate’s Background, Says Church-State Watchdog Thousands of conservative evangelicals will converge on Washington, D.C., this weekend for the Family Research Council’s Val ... Read »

Ariz. Public Charter School Promotes Religion, Americans United Says In Lawsuit

Heritage Academy In Mesa And Other Communities Teaches Faith Instead of Government, Says Church-State Watchdog

Heritage Academy In Mesa And Other Communities Teaches Faith Instead of Government, Says Church-State Watchdog A public charter school in Arizona is violating the U.S. Constitution and Arizona Constitution by pushing religion on students in its classes, A ... Read »

Alabama Chief Justice To Face Trial Again On Ethics Charges

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore will go on trial this month on charges that he violated judicial ethics. The Alabama Court of the Judiciary, a state oversight body, issued a brief order last month denying Moore’s request to dismiss the charg ... Read »

AU Files Court Brief In Mo. Church Playground Tax-Funding Case

Missouri is not obligated to give a grant to a church for the purpose of refurbishing its religious pre­school’s playground, Americans Uni­ted said in a recent friend-of-the-court brief. The brief was filed in the case of  Trinity Lutheran Church of Col­u ... Read »

Trump’s Veep Pick Is A Favorite Of The Religious Right

Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump in July selected Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate, a move signaling that the controversial real estate mogul and reality TV star is continuing his aggressive courting of the Religious Right in the ... Read »

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