Nos. 2011-SC-000379-DGE, 2011-SC-000380-DGE.

382 S.W.3d 835 (2012)

Jacob GINGERICH; Emanuel Yoder; and Levi Zook, Appellants, v. COMMONWEALTH of Kentucky, Appellee. and Menno Zook; David Zook; Eli Zook; Mose Yoder; Levi Hostetler; Jacob Gingerich; and Danny Byler, Appellants, v. Commonwealth of Kentucky, Appellee.

Supreme Court of Kentucky.

October 25, 2012.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

William Ellis Sharp , ACLU of Kentucky, Patricia Colleen Le Meur , Phillips, Parker, Orberson & Arnett, PLC, Louisville, KY, for appellants.

Jack Conway , Attorney General, Christian Kenneth Ray Miller , Assistant Attorney General, Office of Criminal Appeals, Frankfort, KY, for appellee.

Michael L. Goodwin , Louisville, KY, for Amicus Curiae, National Committee for Amish Religious Freedom; And the Mennonite Central Committee.

Opinion of the Court by Justice NOBLE.

The Appellants in these two cases, Zook et al. and Gingerich et al.,1 have argued to this Court that KRS 189.820 unconstitutionally interferes with their freedom to practice their religion as required by their beliefs. The Commonwealth argues that the statute regulates safety on the public highways by requiring slow-moving vehicles to display a particular...

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