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Invitation to Submit Comments on Religious Freedom

The U.S.Commission on Civil Rights will hold a public hearing on recent developments involving the intersection of religious freedom and enforcement of anti-discrimination laws. The hearing will take place on Friday, March 22, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. EST at the Commission’s headquarters located at 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. Washington, D.C.

The witnesses — litigants, scholars, and other experts – will address, among other things, the HHS mandate, Christian Legal Society v. Martinez, Hosanna-Tabor v. EEOC and religious-liberty claims under First Amendment provisions other than the Religion Clauses.

Interested members of the public are invited to attend. Members of the public may also submit comments until April 21, 2013, on any of the above topics by sending them to the above address or emailing to publiccomments@usccr.gov

Any NRO readers who attend should be sure to say hi. I’ll be the guy who resembles a large Klingon.

Peter Kirsanow — Peter N. Kirsanow is an attorney and a member of the United States Commission on Civil Rights.

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