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Mar. 31, 2011

Churches in Court

Whenever churches or religious organizations find themselves involved in civil litigation, courts first must determine whether the First Amendment’s religion clauses bestow a unique legal status on religious organizations that puts some of their decisions and actions beyond the reach of civil laws.

Mar. 31, 2011

Religion and the Courts: The Pillars of Church-State Law

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Jan. 5, 2011

Faith on the Hill – The Religious Composition of the 112th Congress

The political overhaul of the U.S. Congress after the 2010 elections appears to have had little effect on the religious composition of the legislative body, which is similar to the religious makeup of the previous Congress and of the nation, according to an analysis by the Pew Forum.

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Nov. 4, 2010

Indonesia’s Place Along the Spectrum of Global Religious Restriction

This analysis draws upon testimony on U.S. International Religious Freedom Policy: the Outlook for 2010, before the Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight, Feb. 3, 2010.

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Oct. 19, 2010

In Brief: Arizona Christian School Tuition Organization v. Winn and Arizona Department of Revenue v. Winn

On Nov. 3, 2010, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a pair of related cases involving a constitutional challenge to an Arizona tax policy aimed at providing scholarships for children to attend private – often religious – schools.

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Jun. 28, 2010

High Court Rules Against Campus Christian Group

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Jun. 3, 2010

Tensions Between Rights of Conscience and Civil Rights

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Apr. 28, 2010

High Court Decision in Salazar v. Buono

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Apr. 6, 2010

In Brief: Christian Legal Society v. Martinez

Mar. 19, 2010

Briefing on U.S. International Religious Freedom Policy