Religious Law

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court notes potential compromise and remands contraceptive opt-out case

Civil Rights

Imprisoned Pastafarian loses lawsuit; federal judge says ‘religion’ is in fact a parody

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court’s contraceptive compromise might work, parties say

Constitutional Law

10th Circuit reverses bigamy-law win for ‘Sister Wives’ family

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court issues ‘unusually extensive’ order for more briefing in contraceptive-coverage case

U.S. Supreme Court

Justices appear split in arguments on contraceptive-coverage opt-out

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court hears arguments today on religious objection to contraceptive-coverage opt out

Constitutional Law

Jury says towns dominated by polygamous sect put religion above the law; awards $2.2M to 6 people

U.S. Supreme Court

Court should have granted cert in pro se prisoner’s religion case, Alito says

U.S. Supreme Court

How Scalia’s death could affect pending high-profile cases

U.S. Supreme Court

State’s denial of funds for church playground will be considered by SCOTUS

Constitutional Law

Lawyer files suit seeking to remove ‘In God We Trust’ from US currency

Legal Ethics

Texas governor opposes plan to deny CLE credit for program on Christian ethical perspectives

Religious Law

Court: Christians rejected as foster parents for spanking kids suffered no constitutional violation

Civil Rights

Catholic prep school broke state law by rescinding job offer to man in same-sex marriage, judge says

Judiciary

Censure is recommended for apologetic judge who remarked on ‘temptresses’ who are ‘asking for it’

Immigration Law

Would SCOTUS uphold Trump’s plan to bar Muslim immigrants?

Judiciary

Does Posner resort to a ‘cheap debater’s trick’ in skewering Scalia’s ‘majoritarian theocracy’?

Civil Rights

‘Pastafarian’ wears colander for driver’s license photo after state OKs exception to headgear rule

Religious Law

State AG’s civil suit claims church congregation failed to report congregant’s sex with teen