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ALERT: Register today for the FOR SA 2022 Virtual Roadshow

Dear Friend, Do NOT miss this opportunity stay current and informed!  There are a number of current and critical issues which directly impact our right to freedom of religion. Please forward this email, or copy/paste the FOR SA ROADSHOW INFO VIDEO and share...

Why SCOTUS said a school coach could pray on the sports field

Introduction: The Supreme Court of Appeal of the United States of America (“SCOTUS”) has recently handed down some landmark judgments on freedom of religion cases.  Following on from their decision in the case of Carson v Makin (which concerned the State of Maine...

Why SCOTUS said Maine could not discriminate against religious schools

Introduction: Recent weeks have seen the Supreme Court of Appeal of the United States of America (“SCOTUS”) tackle a variety of religious freedom cases. One of those cases was Carson v Makin, which concerned the State of Maine (the State) giving a general public...

Update on Recent or Current Religious Freedom Issues and Cases

* The cases and issues in which FOR SA is / has been involved, are marked with a star (*). POLICIES & BILLS Basic Education Laws Amendment (BELA) Bill* Parliament’s Basic Education Portfolio Committee opened the Bill for public comment until 15 June 2022. The...

FOR SA letter to Health Minister re repeal of regulations

21 June 2022 Dear Honourable Minister, RE:  REPEAL OF REGULATIONS ON THE CRITICAL CONTROL MEASURES TO CONTAIN THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 – EFFECT ON DRAFT HEALTH REGULATIONS Your letter dated 20 June 2022, addressed to the MECs of Health, refers. It appears from your...