This year, the indiana general assembly offered up senate bill 101 (the religious freedom restoration act or “rfra”), a law ostensibly intended to protect hoosiers from having to violate their religious principles, but widely viewed as a discriminatory response to the seventh circuit’s ruling in 2014 that struck down the state’s prohibition on same-sex marriage. Indiana law bars voucher schools from discriminating on the basis of race, color or national origin but state law doesn’t mention discrimination by religion, disability or sexual orientation voucher schools in indiana can receive extra state money for enrolling special-needs students.
Indiana right to life president and ceo mike fichter praised the new law, saying it would give abortion opponents legal recourse if they are pressured to support the procedure the organization circulated an online petition to thank pence for signing the bill.
M d bob a response to michael barbaros article indiana law denounced as invitation to discriminate dillinger june 29 cdc ph d public defender. Indiana law on discrimination creates certain protected classes you can’t discriminate against someone because of their race, their religion, their gender, and so on but sexual orientation isn’t on that list, so it’s already legal to discriminate against gay people in much of the state.
Many have denounced the law for inviting discrimination against gays and lesbians, and a number of organizations have threatened to move events out of indiana or to limit their business in the state in signing the bill, however, gov mike pence dismissed this criticism. A response to michael barbaro's article indiana law denounced as invitation to discriminate 567 words 2 pages the struggles of journalists in modern day 514 words 2 pages unethical actions of journalists: the alteration of facts causes bias and dishonest information 1,806 words 8 pages.
 mark barbaro and erik eckholm, indiana law denounced as license to discriminate against gays, the new york times (march 27, 2015), [ ] [15. But this response indicates that the governor has either misunderstood or misrepresented a crucial aspect of the law he’s just signed advertisement defending his state’s rfra last week, gov pence said : “if i thought it legalized discrimination in any way in indiana, i would have vetoed it.
Estate mogul said his hard work as a businessman and his employment of “tens of thousands” of people were sacrifices, in response to khizr khan’s charge at the convention that trump had. Indiana law denounced as invitation to discriminate against gays image protesters turned out last week in indianapolis against an indiana measure that lets businesses refuse to serve same-sex couples.