The diversity of religious expressions is guaranteed by the separation of church and state. However, church and state should interact in different social and political fields for the benefit of the whole society.
Jere Locke Beasley, lawyer. Achievements include tried over 30 cases that have resulted in verdicts greater than one million dollars, including 15 verdicts that exceeded ten million dollars. Named Citizen of the Year, March of Dimes, 2006; named one of The Nation's Top Litigators, The National Law Journal, 2008. Board directors Alabama Shakespeare Festival; Member of Montgomery Area Chamber of Commerce (board directors).
- Attorney, since 1962. Founding shareholder Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, Professional Corporation.