WASHINGTON DC (July 9, 2020) — In a victory for the First Amendment’s protection of religious liberty, the US Supreme Court has reaffirmed the right of religious schools to be free from government meddling in decisions involving religious doctrine and who is allowed to teach that doctrine.

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA (June 23, 2020) — Denouncing attempts by big-tech companies and social-media platforms to silence controversial, provocative, and/or politically-unpopular viewpoints, The Rutherford Institute has warned that any move to de-platform, shadowban, and demonetize users based on their viewpoints will subject private corpora

WASHINGTON DC (June 11, 2020) — The Rutherford Institute delivered a strongly-worded rebuke to President Trump and members of his administration for invading, seizing, and occupying church property in violation of longstanding prohibitions against government encroachments on the free exercise of religion.

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE (June 4, 2020) — In a major victory for the First Amendment rights of churches to not be unfairly discriminated against in their efforts to worship in accordance with their religious beliefs, Delaware will no longer impose any mandatory COVID-19 restrictions on houses of worship beyond those that are g

<p>RICHMOND, VIRGINIA (June 3, 2020) &mdash; Denouncing the fact that Americans cannot even drive their cars without being enmeshed in the government&rsquo;s web of surveillance,&nbsp;<a href="https://rutherford.us4.list-manage.com/track/click?u=f6eb78f457b7b82887b... rel="noreferrer" target="_blank">The

NEW YORK, NEW YORK (May 21, 2020) — In a victory for common sense and the rights of churches to safely exercise their constitutional rights in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, New York State has conceded that churches may hold drive-in worship services.

WILMINGTON, DELAWARE (May 20, 2020) — Taking issue with the manner in which state governments have subjected churches to more strident COVID-19 restrictions while allowing exceptions for big-box shopping stores, liquor stores, and guns shops, The Rutherford Institute is asking a federal court to ensure that churches are not being unfairly d