Appeals court: Jewish inmate can sue for kosher meals

Jewish Telegraphic Agency, May 16, 2013

“Prisoners surrender many of their physical rights at the jailhouse door, but they do not surrender the fundamental right of conscience,” said Luke Goodrich, deputy general counsel at the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty, following the decision. “Bureaucratic stubbornness should not prevent a handful of prisoners from peacefully following the centuries-old commands of Judaism.”