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US Justice to Focus on Discrimination Against Houses of Worship

The U.S. Justice Department said it is planning to ramp up efforts to bring more civil rights lawsuits against municipalities that try to discriminate against houses of worship. The new initiative will be discussed by Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday afternoon and marks the latest action by the Trump administration in its efforts to prioritize protecting religious freedoms. It was announced earlier in conjunction with a new case filed against Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, over...

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