Law Firm: LA County Health Orders 'Ban' Observing Jewish High HolidaysAttorneys say a public health order indirectly targets families from observing the Jewish high holy days by prohibiting family gatherings.
LA Federal Judge Denies Emergency Move To Halt Newsom Ban On Singing In ChurchA Pasadena-based church was denied a motion Monday to get a federal judge to put a temporary hold on a controversial order by California Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Jeff Sessions Announces Creation Of 'Religious Liberty Task Force'Attorney general warns of a "dangerous movement...challenging and eroding our great tradition of religious freedom."
Trump Appeals California Judge's Curb On Birth Control RulesThe U.S. Department of Justice is appealing a California judge's decision to temporarily block new Trump administration rules allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women.
TV Networks, Film Studios, Hollywood Stars Join Threatened Boycott Of Georgia Over Anti-Gay BillThe Human Rights Campaign sent a letter signed by Matt Bomer, Seth McFarlane, Ryan Murphy, Kristin Chenoweth, Marisa Tomei among others, also condemning the legislation.
DOJ Sues Calif. Over Sikh Inmate's Religious RightThe Justice Department is suing the state of California alleging that a Sikh inmate in a San Luis Obispo prison was unfairly disciplined for refusing to trim his beard in adherence to his religion.
Winery, Church Clash Over Riverside County Zoning The scenic, rolling hills of Temecula Valley have become a battleground over religious discrimination in an area highly prized for its wineries.
Feds Sue Walnut Over Blocked Buddhist PermitThe U.S. Justice Department says the city of Walnut unfairly denied a permit to a group seeking to open a Buddhist center.