FCDF often files amicus briefs with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting Americans who face government persecution for their sincerely held religious beliefs.
In August 2019, FCDF filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in defense of Harris Funeral Homes and its owner Tom Rost, who are under attack for not accepting “gender identity” to be the same as “sex.”
In June 2019, FCDF filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of children’s rights organization Them Before Us to advocate that children are entitled to a legal system that ensures their right to their biological family.
In May 2019, FCDF filed an amicus brief with the California Court of Appeals on behalf of the Catholic Medical Association to assist this Court in deciding the fundamental questions of wide ranging significance to Catholic hospitals and medical professionals, as well as all agencies and individuals of faith.
In August 2018, FCDF filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in defense of Judge Vance Day, an Oregon state court judge who was punished for not voluntarily solemnizing same-sex marriages.
FCDF filed an amicus curiae brief on behalf of Dr. Ryan T. Anderson and multiple African-American civil rights leaders in support of Jack Phillips, a Colorado-based baker under attack for declining to bake a wedding cake for a gay couple.
FCDF joined with renowned constitutional law scholar Professor Ronald D. Rotunda and filed an amicus curiae brief with the U.S. Supreme Court today in support of a Wyoming state judge who said that her faith would not allow her to perform same-sex weddings.