State vs. Church in Oregon

Restrictions put in place by Gov. Kate Brown to slow the spread of COVID-19 go into effect Wednesday and will shutter bars, restaurants, and gyms and restrict church attendance to no more than 25. “It seems strange to us,” Portland Archbishop Alexander Sample says. “No one has a constitutional right to go to a restaurant, a bar or a gym. But there is a right to the free exercise of religion.”

 

 

 

 



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