Press Release Archives for August, 2014

Town of Greece’s New Prayer Policy May Exclude the Nonreligious, Warns CFI

August 21, 2014

In response to the May 5 ruling by the Supreme Court on prayer before legislative meetings, the Town of Greece in New York has issued its new policy for the selection of those who will be invited to deliver an invocation, a policy that the Center for Inquiry fears …Full Release »

Center for Inquiry Expresses Concern Over Police Tactics in Ferguson

August 14, 2014

Police Obligation to Maintain Order Does Not Excuse Interference with Peaceful Protest, Free Press

We are deeply concerned about the response of police to the peaceful demonstrations taking place in Ferguson, MO, and its arrest of journalists on the scene. The Center for Inquiry strongly supports the …Full Release »

CFI’s Secular Celebrants Authorized to Solemnize Marriages in Indiana

August 07, 2014

Note: This is a revision of a previous statement which mistakenly stated that an appeal of the court's decision was not forthcoming, which in fact has not yet been determined. We apologize for the error

The Center for Inquiry (CFI) applauds a federal court’s invalidation of an …Full Release »