Religious Organization Exemption

Slate reports that the creator of “a Noah’s Ark–themed creationist amusement park” in Kentucky – an “Ark park” — (the same person who created the Creation Museum) has instituted a
Continue Reading Creationist Amusement Park Religious Hiring Requirement: Discrimination? Ministerial Exception? Or What?

347125_sOn November 2, 2012, we reported that a federal court in Michigan had enjoined the application of the rule of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”) that
Continue Reading “If Gays Can Marry, And Be Fired For Doing So” — A Hobby Lobby Perspective

With our post yesterday on what we feel will be the growth of cases involving religion and the “ministerial exception,” we received an insightful question from Joanne Albertsen, a
Continue Reading The Affordable Care Act, Same Sex Couples, And The “Ministerial Exception”

The Boston Globe and have reported what may be a legal first – a case just filed with the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) against a religiously affiliated college
Continue Reading Refusing To Hire Male Applicant Who Listed A “Husband” On Application: Balancing Religious Rights And Anti-Discrimination Laws