The Latest from Americans United
- Blog PostThe issue of whether secular, for-profit businesses have a right under 'religious freedom' to deny services to people they decide are “sinful” is roiling the country now. Several cases are in the pipeline, and sooner or later the Supreme Court will have to face the issue head-on.
- Blog PostA Tennessee police detective who is also a Baptist pastor recently gave a sermon advocating for LGBTQ people to be arrested and “speedily” executed. He says that his extreme beliefs never affected his ability to do his job, but what member of the LGBTQ community in need of help would feel safe if he answered the call?
- Blog PostCraig Northcott referred to himself as a 'good Christian man as DA' and added, 'Y’all need to know who your DA is. You give us a lot of authority … We can choose to prosecute anything. We can choose not to prosecute anything.'
- Press Release“People’s lives are at risk if the Trump administration’s Denial of Care Rule is allowed to go into effect,” said Richard B. Katskee, legal director for Americans United. “This rule is so unconstitutional and unconscionable that it cannot be allowed to take effect. We urge the court to block it.”