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What are some of the arguments for and against religious freedom restoration acts (rfra) in state government. Indiana senate bill 101, titled the religious freedom restoration act, is a law in the us state of indiana, which allows individuals and companies to assert that their exercise of religion has been, or is likely to be, substantially burdened as. The media’s gross mischaracterizations of the indiana religious freedom restoration act ignore the truth: religious freedom restoration acts join the discussion.
Religious freedom restoration prohibits a governmental entity from substantially burdening a person's exercise of religion, even if the burden results from a rule of general applicability, unless the governmental entity can demonstrate that the burden: (1) is in furtherance of a compelling governmental interest and (2) is the least restrictive. On thursday, indiana governor mike pence signed the religious freedom restoration act (rfra) into law, and some celebrities, politicians, and journalists--including miley cyrus, ashton kutcher, and hillary clinton, just to name a few--are absolutely outraged. The bill would also clarify that the religious freedom restoration act cannot be used the bill says that religious freedom needs to join the discussion.
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The religious freedom restoration act of 1993 is a federal law that aims at preventing laws that substantially burden a person's free exercise of their religion the purpose of the act. Freedom of religion aclu national prison project the religious freedom restoration act (rfra) applies to federal and district of columbia prisoners.
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An act to protect the free exercise of religion nov 16, 1993 [hr 1308] religious ^^ ' enacted by the senate and house of representatives of freedom the united states of america in congress assembled, restoration act of 1993 section 1 short title note this act may be cited as the religious freedom restoration act of 1993 42. Religious freedom restoration act and of religious freedom that had been understood to exist pre-smith the religious freedom restoration act states. Protesters at the arkansas capitol on tuesday rallied against a religious freedom religious freedom restoration act discussion four years ago.