First Amendment on Townhall

Steve Chapman - Sun May 18

Paul Greenberg - Sat May 10

Sarah Jean Seman - Mon May 5

First Amendment win. ... more

Leah Barkoukis - Thu Apr 17

“Bad ideas spread like weeds in the garden in spring.” ... more

Sarah Jean Seman - Wed Apr 16

A system of 23 community colleges in Virginia is about become more in line with the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The Virginia Community College System (VCCS) is seeking to alter its policy on free-speech zones in response to a lawsuit brought by student Christian Parks. ... more

Leah Barkoukis - Wed Apr 9

Last month, academic freedom and the First Amendment scored a major victory when a federal jury found that the University of North Carolina-Wilmington had retaliated against conservative professor Dr. Mike Adams for his political and social views by denying him a promotion to full professor. ... more

John Ransom - Wed Apr 9

Sarah Jean Seman - Fri Apr 4

Nearly three years ago Americans celebrated a First Amendment victory—now, the U.S. 2nd Court of Appeals reversed the decision, allowing New York City to ban religious groups from holding services in school buildings. ... more

Sarah Jean Seman - Wed Apr 2

A lunch monitor at Carillon Elementary in Florida allegedly told a student not to pray over her meal. The only hitch? Five-year-old Gabriella Perez is the only one who can verify the story. ... more

Townhall.com Staff - Tue Mar 25

The Supreme Court heard oral arguments for two key Obamacare contraceptive mandate cases Tuesday. Townhall's Christine Rousselle and Sarah Jean Seman report from Capitol Hill. ... more

Sarah Jean Seman - Mon Mar 24

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Tuesday concerning Conestoga Wood Specialties and Hobby Lobby, two companies that argue that Obamacare’s contraception mandate violates their religious freedom rights. ... more

Sarah Jean Seman - Thu Mar 20

For more than 30 years, a clause within a Michigan public school district contract openly stated that "special consideration” would be be given to non-Christian applicants. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Tue Feb 25

By now you've heard about the FCC "study" that would have put government bureaucrats into newsrooms all over the country in order to monitor how news in gathered. ... more

David Limbaugh - Tue Feb 25

Sarah Jean Seman - Mon Feb 24

The Arizona Legislature passed a bill that would amend the definition of religious freedom and provide a wider birth of protection for entities that seek to deny service because of a moral conviction. ... more

Susan Stamper Brown - Tue Dec 24

Katie Pavlich - Thu Dec 19

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has released a statement in response to A&E's decision to indefinitely ?suspend Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson for religious comments he made about homosexuality in GQ Magazine. ... more

Ken Blackwell - Thu Dec 5