The Alliance Defending Freedom’s David Cortman will be arguing one of the potentially most significant Free Exercise Clause cases in three decades today before the United States Supreme Court in Trinity Lutheran v. Comey. He joined me this morning for a preview of the argument:
When Neil Gorsuch was confirmed to the Supreme Court earlier this month, he was immediately congratulated by Michael Farris, the president of Alliance Defending Freedom, who called Gorsuch a “natural successor” to the late Justice Antonin Scalia. Show More Summary
Leave it to the sharp eyes of writer and activist Alvin McEwen to uncover this fuckery from the Alliance Defending Freedom, an anti-LGBTQ organization that is one of the groups targeted by Eliminate Hate, “a new initiative designed to bring attention to anti-LGBTQ hate groups and the propaganda and actions they take against” the community. Show More Summary
The Alliance Defending Freedom's lawsuit is based on a dubious reading of Title IX law and a deliberate and cruel misrepresentation of the rights trans students seek. The post Anti-LGBTQ Law Firm Takes a Swing at Trans Rights appeared first on Rewire.
Alliance Defending Freedom sent a letter Monday to the president of Kutztown University of Pennsylvania after officials there scrubbed chalked pro-life messages from the campus’s sidewalks even though the school permits other groups to chalk. Show More Summary
Alliance Defending Freedom asked students at the University of Wisconsin if they thought a dress designer should have the freedom not to design a dress for Melania Trump. They said “absolutely.” The students also thought a Muslim should have the right to turn down singing at a Christian church. Show More Summary
Anschutz's foundation gave $190,000 to Alliance Defending Freedom, the National Christian Foundation, and the Family Research Council, all of which actively work against LGBTQ rights.
When the GOP-led House Judiciary Committee held a hearing last week on the "The State of Religious Liberty in America," they brought in a representative of the notoriously anti-LGBTQ legal group Alliance Defending Freedom to testify....Show More Summary
The Alliance Defending Freedom keeps making the same legal arguments in different states—and keeps losing. The post Washington Supreme Court Rules Against LGBTQ Discrimination in ‘Arlene’s Flowers’ appeared first on Rewire.
The Alliance Defending Freedom keeps making the same legal arguments in different states—and keeps losing. The post Washington Supreme Court Rules Against Anti-LGBTQ Discrimination in ‘Arlene’s Flowers’ appeared first on Rewire.
The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) announced that anti-gay litigation group the Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) has been designated a hate group. The ADF is perhaps best known for defending companies that refuse to do business with...Show More Summary
The Washington Blade reports: The Southern Poverty Law Center on Wednesday announced it has designated an anti-LGBT legal organization as a hate group. The Southern Poverty Law Center, which is based in Montgomery, Ala., describes the...Show More Summary
The Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF), the largest anti-LGBTQ legal group in the U.S., has appointed Michael Farris, a notorious anti-LGBTQ activist, as its new president. Media Matters reported Farris as “an experienced fearmonger and...Show More Summary
Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against Queens College officials on behalf of a student organization denied official recognition and its benefits. Queens College is a part of the City University of New York system. Last fall, Queens College Students for Life and two other campus groups applied for “registered” status, seeking […]
Nearly 25 years ago, Sue Thayer was employed by an Iowa-based Planned Parenthood of the Heartland facility as an entry-level assistant, and soon promoted to an office management position, according to Alliance Defending Freedom. This position she maintained for 18 years. Her job description included family counseling and staff, medical record and financial oversight duties. […]
Phillip Anschutz, the CEO of Coachella parent company AEG, released a statement following reports that he contributes to anti-LGBTQ groups like Alliance Defending Freedom, National Christian Foundation and Family Research Council. The...Show More Summary
Alliance Defending Freedom and the Charlotte Lozier Institute reviewed federal audits and found misuse of funds and more by the abortion behemoth.
He regularly donates to hate groups like Alliance Defending Freedom, Family Research Council, and National Christian Foundation.
Today Charlotte Lozier Institute (CLI) and Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) released the 5th annual report identifying waste, abuse, and potential fraud by Planned Parenthood affiliates and other abortion providers, particularly with respect to federal and state Title XIX-Medicaid reimbursements. Show More Summary
A pro-life pregnancy center won an initial victory on Tuesday against an Illinois law that would have forced it to recommend and refer women for abortions. Alliance Defending Freedom reports an Illinois circuit court granted Pregnancy Care Center of Rockford a preliminary injunction against the new law, which was scheduled to take effect on Jan. […]