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Kentucky Advances Religious Freedom Act | Care2 Causes

Kentucky Advances Religious Freedom Act | Care2 Causes

Add Kentucky to the growing list of states confused about how the First Amendment works. On a 6-0 vote, the state’s Senate Judiciary Committee advanced a bill that approves a constitutional amendment that sponsors say is designed to protect the free exercise of religion from unnecessary restriction by government. The bill would “prohibit any human authority from burdening actions that are based on religious beliefs, except in support of a compelling governmental interest using the least restrictive means to further that interest.” Sponsor Sen. Jimmy Higdon, R-Lebanon, said it would give courts “more ammunition in favor of religion” when considering cases like Christians in Bell County who want to hold public prayer at school athletic events. Voters would have to approve the change to the state Constitution. Alabama already has adopted such a constitutional amendment and No...

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