Tag Archives: First Amendment

Briefly on the First Amendment

The First Amendment is a license from government that allows citizens to opine on the actions of government without fear of some punitive action in response.   Underscore, license. It is revocable. Somewhere, a brilliant government lawyer has already written … Continue reading

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The irony of contraception and government intervention

The Obama Administration has been catching increasing heat over a rule that requires employer health insurance plans provide contraceptive services to employees, including employees of non-profit religious employers. Is this rule a possible infringement of the non-profit religious employer’s exercise … Continue reading

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