Religious Freedom Restoration Act: Why Doesn’t Utah Have One? [Publius Online]

Recently, Utah Senator Stuart Reid announced that he is working on three bills that are intended to protect religious freedoms in Utah, including implementation of a state-based version of the Religious Freedom Act.  “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal . . . .” These are the immortals words of the Declaration of Independence. They represent a declaration of eternal, universal truth, and they act as our American moral political compass. In recent weeks, the need for Utah to implement legislation commonly know as the  Religious Freedom…