Coral Ridge Ministries sued over the designation by the Southern Poverty Law Center, but a federal appeals court found its case unconvincing.
Tennessee is trying to force businesses that accommodate trans customers to post warning signs.
The court's ambiguous rulings have induced much head-scratching.
Lawyers for the department declared recent anti-trans laws in West Virginia and Arkansas violated the constitution.
A Denver judge says Phillips violated Colorado's antidiscrimination law by refusing to make a cake celebrating Autumn Scardina's transition.
The case revolves around whether a Catholic foster care agency contracting with the city of Philadelphia has to follow the city's antidiscrimination law.
Churches and a for-profit business are seeking religious exemptions from the Supreme Court ruling against anti-LGBTQ+ discrimination in employment.