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The Jacksonville Daily News
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict at the border of church and state. His proposed solution will surprise you."What if it is... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict at the border of church and state. His proposed solution will surprise you."What if it is... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates
Kinston Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict at the border of church and state. His proposed solution will surprise you."What if it is... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict
Q&A: Becket Fund founder has a unique solution for religious freedom debates
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Religious freedom advocate Kevin Seamus Hasson wants to end ongoing conflict at the border of church and state. His proposed solution will surprise you."What if it is... Read more
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Deseret News
Q&A: The Becket Fund founder�s surprising solution to end conflict between church and statewho is the source of our rights — and mean it — without doing so religiously?"
Q&A: The Becket Fund founder�s surprising solution to end conflict between church and state
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
who is the source of our rights — and mean it — without doing so religiously?" the founder and president emeritus of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty writes in his new book. In "Believers, Thinkers and Founders: How We Came to Be One Nation... Read more
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The Christian Post
Can Soldiers Display Bible Verses at Their Desk? Military Appeals Court to Decidewhich allows them to face danger and death only strengthens the military as a f
Can Soldiers Display Bible Verses at Their Desk? Military Appeals Court to Decide
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
which allows them to face danger and death only strengthens the military as a fighting force." In an amicus brief, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty agreed. The brief says that military commanders specifically singled out religious speech... Read more
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NJ.com
U.S. Supreme Court sides with ex-N.J. cop who claims demotion was political paybacksupport in briefs filed by the U.S. government, as well as the National Associa
U.S. Supreme Court sides with ex-N.J. cop who claims demotion was political payback
NJ.com / Posted 6 days ago
support in briefs filed by the U.S. government, as well as the National Association of Government Employees and the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. "Even Snooki knows that picking up a campaign sign is protected by the First Amendment,"... Read more
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The Washington Times
Conservatives embrace pro-gun Harriet Tubman on the $20 billof faith who was not afraid to act on her beliefs to fight for justice,” said K
Conservatives embrace pro-gun Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
of faith who was not afraid to act on her beliefs to fight for justice,” said Kristian Arriaga, executive director of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. “Her incredible moral and physical courage is an example to all Americans, as is her... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Woman of faith to appear on $20 bill(AP) — The Treasury Department decision to put Harriet Tubman's portrait on the
Woman of faith to appear on $20 bill
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 12 days ago
(AP) — The Treasury Department decision to put Harriet Tubman's portrait on the $20 bill is being applauded by the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. The 19th Century abolitionist will be the first African American on U.S. paper money and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Contraception-only plans are unworkable, Justice Dept. tells Supreme Courtoffered contraceptive-only plans without hiccups. “The point is, it can be don
Contraception-only plans are unworkable, Justice Dept. tells Supreme Court
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
offered contraceptive-only plans without hiccups. “The point is, it can be done,” said Mark Rienzi, senior counsel at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. The justices are searching for middle ground after they appeared split, 4-4, along... Read more
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The Washington Times
Heat Street vows to mock ‘mainstream’people understand this case, they see the mandate as both unnecessary and unfai
Heat Street vows to mock ‘mainstream’
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
people understand this case, they see the mandate as both unnecessary and unfair,” says Mark Rienzi, senior attorney at The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, which represents the Little Sisters. “We emphasized once again in our supplemental brief... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
While Court prepares contraception decision, Catholic women already decidedin 2013, the year the initial case was filed, Knights officials made a $325,000
While Court prepares contraception decision, Catholic women already decided
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
in 2013, the year the initial case was filed, Knights officials made a $325,000 financial contribution to the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, the law firm arguing the case against women's equal access to contraception. This... Read more
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Deseret News
Supreme Court to review proposals to resolve contentious contraception caseslike these mischaracterize what the plaintiffs hope to achieve in the lawsuit,
Supreme Court to review proposals to resolve contentious contraception cases
Deseret News / Posted 18 days ago
like these mischaracterize what the plaintiffs hope to achieve in the lawsuit, said Mark Rienzi, senior counsel for the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, the law firm that represents the Little Sisters, in a Wednesday press call. The... Read more
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Business Insurance
Opposing sides in Supreme Court ACA contraception case suggest compromiseof an alternative to the workaround. “Yes, there are ways to do this without u
Opposing sides in Supreme Court ACA contraception case suggest compromise
Business Insurance / Posted 18 days ago
of an alternative to the workaround. “Yes, there are ways to do this without us,” said Mark Rienzi, lead attorney for the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, which represents the Little Sisters of the Poor, one of the petitioners in the matter. “If... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Religious groups say 'yes' to Supreme Court's idea on contraceptive coveragecoverage without using the religious organization providing health plans to do
Religious groups say 'yes' to Supreme Court's idea on contraceptive coverage
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
coverage without using the religious organization providing health plans to do it," Mark Rienzi, senior counsel with the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, said during a press call April 13."The point of the case is not to say the government... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Obama administration, religious non-profits open to contraceptive mandate compromiseof their decision not to include some or all contraceptive coverage from their
Obama administration, religious non-profits open to contraceptive mandate compromise
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 19 days ago
of their decision not to include some or all contraceptive coverage from their plans." Mark Rienzi, senior counsel of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, representing some of the groups, agrees with the government that the court's proposal... Read more
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Newsmax
Armando Valladares, Former Cuban Political Prisoner, to Receive Becket Fund's Canterbury MedalPoet and artist Armando Valladares, a former Cuban political prisoner, will rec
Armando Valladares, Former Cuban Political Prisoner, to Receive Becket Fund's Canterbury Medal
Newsmax / Posted 20 days ago
Poet and artist Armando Valladares, a former Cuban political prisoner, will receive the Canterbury Medal from The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty at its annual dinner in New York City on May 12. Valladares spent 22 years in prison under Fidel... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama rejects Supreme Court’s contraception trade-offthat do not insure contraceptives to contact affected employees and offer them
Obama rejects Supreme Court’s contraception trade-off
The Washington Times / Posted 20 days ago
that do not insure contraceptives to contact affected employees and offer them separate coverage. Attorneys at The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, which is representing the Little Sisters, said the government could pay for the coverage... Read more
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NBC News
Army Grants Accommodations to 3 Sikh-American Soldiers to Serve with Turbans, Beardsreligious accommodations before they begin basic combat training in May. They a
Army Grants Accommodations to 3 Sikh-American Soldiers to Serve with Turbans, Beards
NBC News / Posted 20 days ago
religious accommodations before they begin basic combat training in May. They are represented by The Sikh Coalition, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, and the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery. "In the past two weeks, we just witnessed the... Read more
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The Hill
Army allows three Sikh enlistees to wear beards, turbanswhile enforcing a discriminatory ban is illegal and indefensible.” The soldier
Army allows three Sikh enlistees to wear beards, turbans
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
while enforcing a discriminatory ban is illegal and indefensible.” The soldiers are represented by the Sikh Coalition, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery. The team said they would continue pursing the... Read more
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International Business Times
Sikh-American Army Captain Simratpal Singh allowed to serve with beard and turban ending a policy of religious discrimination." According to the Sikh Coalition,
Sikh-American Army Captain Simratpal Singh allowed to serve with beard and turban
International Business Times / Posted 29 days ago
ending a policy of religious discrimination." According to the Sikh Coalition, which represented Singh along with The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery, Singh is the first Sikh American to receive... Read more
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Sikh-American Army officer can now serve in the US military with turban, long hair and beardlong hair, beard and a turban as per the accordance of the Sikh faith. The Sik
Sikh-American Army officer can now serve in the US military with turban, long hair and beard
dna / Posted 30 days ago
long hair, beard and a turban as per the accordance of the Sikh faith. The Sikh Coalition is representing Singh with The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery. According to the Coalition, Sing is the first... Read more
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The Financial Express
US military permits Sikh soldier to wear beard, turbanand civil rights organisations, who have previously signed letters in support o
US military permits Sikh soldier to wear beard, turban
The Financial Express / Posted a month ago
and civil rights organisations, who have previously signed letters in support of American Sikhs’ right to serve. The Becket Fund, which also co-counselled in Captain Singh’s accommodation case, joins the mounting chorus demanding a policy... Read more
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Deseret News
Army will let Sikh officer keep turban, beard on active dutybut ban them for religious reasons is a discriminatory bar to service for Sikh
Army will let Sikh officer keep turban, beard on active duty
Deseret News / Posted a month ago
but ban them for religious reasons is a discriminatory bar to service for Sikh Americans, according to a statement from the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, one of the law offices that argued his case. Capt. Simratpal Singh, a West Point... Read more
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NBC News
Sikh-American Army Officer Wins Lawsuit to Serve with Beard, Turbanbeard, and turban in accordance with his Sikh faith. According to The Sikh Coal
Sikh-American Army Officer Wins Lawsuit to Serve with Beard, Turban
NBC News / Posted a month ago
beard, and turban in accordance with his Sikh faith. According to The Sikh Coalition, which is representing Singh with The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery, Singh is the first Sikh American to receive... Read more
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The Hill
Army allows Sikh soldier to wear turban, beardArmy needs courageous men like Cpt. Singh who are willing to fight for what’s r
Army allows Sikh soldier to wear turban, beard
The Hill / Posted a month ago
Army needs courageous men like Cpt. Singh who are willing to fight for what’s right,” Eric Baxter, senior counsel at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, said in a written statement. “He’s already proven he is willing to sacrifice his life for... Read more
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The Hill
Sikh group threatens lawsuit as religious accommodation decision nearsaccommodations before their training starts. Both those soldiers and Singh are
Sikh group threatens lawsuit as religious accommodation decision nears
The Hill / Posted 1 months ago
accommodations before their training starts. Both those soldiers and Singh are being represented by the coalition, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and the law firm of McDermott Will & Emery. “At the end of the day this is so much bigger... Read more
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The Christian Post
Obama's Contraceptive Mandate Clearly Weak, Little Sisters' Lawyer Says After Supreme Court Argumentsof law, liberty and health care policy, we turned to attorney Adèle Keim who se
Obama's Contraceptive Mandate Clearly Weak, Little Sisters' Lawyer Says After Supreme Court Arguments
The Christian Post / Posted 1 months ago
of law, liberty and health care policy, we turned to attorney Adèle Keim who serves with public interest legal firm The Becket Fund — representing the Little Sisters of the Poor in this legal battle. She gives insights on why this case matters... Read more
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