JURIST Supported by the University of Pittsburgh

Feature Commentary
Collected Commentary on Contemporary and Breaking Legal News Topics...

The Establishment Clause Timeline

11/06/2013: Supreme Court heard oral arguments on legislative prayer.

07/03/2012: Federal judge upheld South Carolina program awarding credit for off-campus religious courses.

01/17/2012: Supreme Court declined to rule on board meeting prayers in North Carolina.

01/11/2012: Supreme Court upheld ADA ministerial exception.

07/15/2011: Federal judge ordered Florida courthouse to remove Ten Commandments monument.

05/07/2012: Federal appeals court rejected bid to remove "God" from presidential oath.

10/15/2010: Federal appeals court upheld Illinois school moment of silence law.

04/28/2010: Supreme Court ruled on religious display on Mojave National Preserve.

04/15/2010: Federal judge ruled National Day of Prayer unconstitutional.

03/11/2010: Ninth Circuit upheld Pledge of Allegiance in public schools.

11/10/2009: Federal judge ruled Christian-themed license plates unconstitutional.

06/13/2006: Federal judge dismissed suit challenging inclusion of "In God We Trust" on US currency.

12/20/2005: Federal judge ruled against "intelligent design" being taught in public schools.



Link | | print | © JURIST


LATEST LEGAL NEWS

No results found.
 click for more...

Get JURIST legal news on your intranet, website, blog or news reader!

CONTACT

JURIST and our commentary authors welcome comments and reaction from readers. E-mail us at archives@jurist.org

if you're a legal professional, academic, or student with direct experience relating to this Topic, we would love to talk to you about a submission: E-mail us at archives@jurist.org