Free exercise of religion

New Mexico Federal Court protects peyote use by non-Indian: 1991

Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) of 1993

American Indian Religious Freedom Act Amendments (AIRFAA) of 1994

Legislative History of AIRFAA: House Report 103-675

Texas Court rules RFRA unconstitutional: March 13, 1995

High Court To Rule on Religion Law - October 16, 1996

RFRA Ruling Called 'Serious Blow' to Religious Liberty - June 25, 1997

City of Boerne v. Flores, U.S. Supreme Court No. 95-2074 - June 25, 1997

Restoring the first freedom - The Des Moines Register - July 7, 1997

Links to other sources of information

Council on Spiritual Practices

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993

The Christian Link Collection

Religion Book Listing

Justice Sandra Day O'Connor's Confusion - by Gene Garman - 1997

The Baptist Joint Committee

Carl E. Olsen -
P.O. Box 4091, Des Moines, IA 50333
(515) 262-6957 voice and fax