March 8, 2014
by Matthew Pomy
On Friday, a judge for the United Stated Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit ruled that a challenge to Colorado's Taxpayer Bill of Rights (TABOR) could continue. The plaintiffs in the suit, consisting of 33 lawmakers, argue that TABOR is unconstitutional because it limits state spending and ...[read more]
July 31, 2012
by Dan Taglioli
A judge for the US District Court for the District of Colorado on Monday ruled that a challenge to the Colorado Taxpayer's Bill of Rights (TABOR) can proceed. The lawsuit argues that TABOR is unconstitutional because it limits state spending and bars lawmakers from raising taxes without a public ...[read more]
January 21, 2012
by Stephen Krug
JURIST Guest Columnist Jeffrey Pasek of Cozen O'Connor says that despite the Supreme Court's unanimous ruling in Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC, there is little guidance given on how to uniformly apply the ministerial exemption to varying circumstances...What are we ...[read more]
January 11, 2012
by Maureen Cosgrove
The US Supreme Court ruled unanimously Wednesday in Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC that the Establishment and Free Exercise Clauses of the First Amendment bar wrongful termination lawsuits when the employer is a religious group and the employee is one of the ...[read more]
October 6, 2011
by Erin Bock
The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments in two cases on Wednesday. In Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC, the court considered whether an employment discrimination claim can be brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) against a religiously affiliated ...[read more]
March 28, 2011
by Zach Zagger
The US Supreme Court on Monday granted certiorari in a case over whether an employment discrimination claim can be brought against a religiously affiliated school despite the "ministerial exception." In Hosanna-Tabor Church v. EEOC, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and Cheryl ...[read more]

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