Tag Archives: liberty institute

Texas Supreme Court Favors Kountze Cheerleaders In Bible Banner Case

January 29, 2016
Today, in an 8-0 decision, the Texas Supreme Court ruled in favor of the Kountze Cheerleaders who wrote Bible verses on their run-through banners for school...

Video: Highlights from 2nd Texas Response Event

October 1, 2015
On Tuesday, concerned citizens from across Central Texas gathered at First Baptist Church Pflugerville for the 2nd Texas Response: Pastors, Marriage, & Religious Freedom event. Texas...

Justice Served: City of Austin to Pay $480,000, Loses Court Case Against Faith-Based Nonprofit Centers

August 27, 2015
Austin, TX, August 27, 2015 – The City of Austin will pay  $480,000 in attorney fees and court costs to settle a case by local pro-life...

VIDEO: Liberty Institute Attorney Talks Religious Freedom Impact of Supreme Court Marriage Case

April 29, 2015
Texas Values interviews Jeff Mateer, General Counsel for Liberty Institute, on the Supreme Court marriage case, Obergefell v. Hodges. Mr. Mateer highlighted the impact the redefinition of...

Texas Values Report (3-7-2015)

March 9, 2015
Topic: Uncategorized
On the first edition of the “Texas Values Report with Jonathan Saenz” Liberty Institute CEO and Texas Values Board Member Kelly Shackelford joined Jonathan to discuss...

Plano Passes Radical LGBT Anti-Religious Freedom Ordinance

December 9, 2014
City Fast-Tracks Effort, Ignores State Law Despite Overwhelming Opposition From Public Plano, TX, December 9, 2014 – Late last night, the Plano City Council held its...

Religious Freedom Attacks Growing at ‘Alarming Rate’

September 30, 2014
Our friends at Liberty Institute and the Family Research Council have released the 2014 edition of Undeniable: The Survey of Hostility to Religion in America. The...

Jonathan Saenz Recognized for Religious Freedom & Pro-life Legal Work

August 22, 2014
The Catholic Diocese of Austin recently sent a letter to its Central Texas supporters highlighting the contribution of Texas Values president, Jonathan Saenz. Earlier this summer...

Austin Court Rules in Favor of Pro-Life Centers

June 23, 2014
Topic: Legal , Pro-Life
Declares City of Austin’s ‘Forced Speech Ordinance’ Unconstitutional AUSTIN, TX, June 23, 2014 —Today, Austin area pro-life centers gained a huge victory in their fight to...

VA Admits to Censoring Religious Messages in Christmas Cards

December 31, 2013
Students at Grace Academy (in the Dallas area) got an unwelcome Christmas surprise last week when their hand-written Christmas cards to veterans at the VA Hospital...