religious freedom

11:28 am
Mon April 6, 2015

Kansas Lawmaker Concerned About Consequences Of Campus Religious Freedom Bill

Credit Stephen Koranda

A lawmaker in the Kansas House warns that a campus religious freedom bill could attract national attention like the type that has been aimed at Indiana recently. The Kansas bill would bar colleges from taking action against religious student groups that want to exclude people from their organization.

Republican Representative Stephanie Clayton urged her colleagues to vote against the bill in a House committee.

ā€œIf we pass this, we might face national backlash. It could have an adverse effect on the Kansas economy,ā€ says Clayton.

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5:44 pm
Wed April 10, 2013

Religious Freedom Preservation Act Signed

Gov. Sam Brownback has signed legislation that supporters say will shield Kansas residents from government infringement on religious liberties.

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