Arkansas, Indiana to Tweak ‘Religious Freedom’ Bills

Serve_Like JesusLawmakers in Indiana and Arkansas plan tweeks to religion freedom acts (RFRA) that were sent back to them this week following criticism from rights activists and businesses who said the measures allowed discrimination against gays.

In Indiana, lawmakers planned to unveil changes to the state’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), enacted into law last week, which caused protests and threats of boycotts and warnings from powerful U.S. firms like Walmart and Apple about pending economic damage for the act’s perceived stand against U.S. ideals of inclusion.