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Supreme Court Religion

The Problem With Public Prayer

Religion News Service | Lauren Markoe | Posted 11.07.2013 | Religion

WASHINGTON (RNS) The Supreme Court struggled Wednesday (Nov. 6) with a case that asks whether government bodies can open with prayers that some people...

Scalia Mocks Argument In Testy Hearing

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

(Repeats with no change in content) By Joan Biskupic WASHINGTON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - When the U.S. Supreme Court talks ab...

God Save This Honorable Court

William D. Blake | Posted 05.25.2013 | Politics
William D. Blake

I hope my findings will make more Americans aware of how religion shapes a judge's worldview, in a way similar to a judge's race, ethnicity, gender, and past life experiences. However, I hope the next Supreme Court nominee is not subject to a senatorial inquisition over his or her faith.

Supreme Court Decision On Religion Upends Campus Religious Groups

Posted 05.11.2012 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service (RNS) When the Supreme Court ruled that a Christian student group could only be recognized at a small pub...

City Asks Supreme Court To Hear Land Use Case Against Megachurch

San Leandro, CA Patch | Jill Replogle | Posted 09.21.2011 | Religion

The City of San Leandro asked the U.S. Supreme Court Thursday to review a land use case involving a local megachurch that sought to open a new church ...