Articles tagged Religious Freedom

Is your conscience protected by the First Amendment?

December 20, 2013 ( – Earlier this week, published an article describing how the New Jersey State Senate pulled a bill that would have codified same-sex “marriage” in the state. The bill was pulled because, despite concerns among conservative Democrats, national homosexual advocacy organization Lambda Legal and a number of politicians said its religious freedom protections were unnecessary. One of the people who believes religious protections in the bill were unnecessary is openly gay New Jersey Assemblyman and Assembly Deputy Majority Leader Reed Gusciora. Gusciora told that he believes “religious exemption[s are] just a codification of the First Amendment. While […]