U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear a landmark Montana religious freedom case. Laurel, MT –Today, the U.S. Supreme Court announced its decision to take up Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue, a case that addresses whether states can ban religious parents and children from using neutral benefit programs because they choose a religious private school. […]
Montana Family Foundation files motion in Helena District Court to dismiss a three-year-old lawsuit filed by former Montana Commissioner of Political Practices, Jonathan Motl. Laurel, MT – Yesterday, the Montana Family Foundation filed a motion in Helena District Court to dismiss a three-year-old lawsuit on a seven-year-old complaint filed by former Montana Commissioner of Political Practices, […]
Montana Family Foundation petitions the U.S. Supreme Court in Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue Laurel, MT – Today, the Montana Family Foundation filed an amicus brief supporting a petition for writ of certiorari with the U.S Supreme Court in the case of Espinoza v. Montana Department of Revenue. “In 2015, Montana became the 46th […]
Call 444-4800 and ask members of the Montana Senate to Vote yes on Senate Bill 354!
This Is A Call To Action! Please urge the following legislators to vote NO on the “Blast Motion on HB 465”. This bill would place “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” as protected classes in the Montana Human Rights Act. This bill would threaten religious freedom and free speech as it has in other states. Page […]
**** PRESS RELEASE ***** (For immediate release) 12-12-18 (Laurel, MT) —Today, in a sweeping, 5-2 decision, the Montana Supreme Court rejected the will of Montana voters by striking down, in all its applications, a Montana statute establishing a tax credit to taxpayers who donate to a scholarship fund that helps children attend private schools. The statute, adopted in […]
Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of attending the Alliance Defending Freedom’s Strategic Partners Conference in Washington, D.C. This conference is always one of the highlights of my yearly travel schedule. It’s a timely and intellectually challenging look at the cases and policies winding their way through our nation’s courts, policies that will eventually […]
With the 2018 election cycle in the rear-view mirror, we can all breathe a sigh of relief. Gone are the yard signs and those annoying campaign ads, and with all but a few close races that have yet to be decided, the results are what we had expected. In Montana, Republicans hold strong majorities in […]