New Kentucky Law Bolsters Religious Freedom in the Public Schools
Faith and Freedom with Liberty Counsel’s Mat Staver and Holly Meade, and BarbWire.com Founder Matt Barber… An 11-minute weekday radio program discussing hot topics in the area of religious liberty, the sanctity of human life and the family.
A new Kentucky law bolsters religious freedom in the Kentucky schools.
Mat Staver: You know, elections do matter and this governor in Kentucky is my favorite governor of all in the country. His name is Matt Bevin. He was elected in part because the media says he took a stand for marriage in Kentucky, and he stood on the side of Kim Davis. He’s a Christian and he is doing amazing things in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
Well, he recently signed Senate Bill — or SB 17 — into law. It protects the constitutional rights of individual students to express their religious views without fear of punishment. it is a great law. We’re going to be talking about some of the parameters of it, Matt. But it’s a great model. And in fact, what Kentucky is doing is modeling for the rest of the country.
Matt Barber: That’s exactly what I was going to say. This law needs to be a template for other laws around the country in various states, not to mention a federal law that will have sweeping protections for free speech and freedom of religious expression…
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