Religious Law

Constitutional Law

Which state constitutions still ban atheists from public office?

Religious Law

Nativity scene on courthouse lawn has disclaimer; lawyer’s family sponsors the display

Religious Law

Priests group says it won’t comply with DC Circuit ruling upholding contraceptive opt-out procedure

Religious Law

Humanist sues Navy over denial of his chaplain application

Religious Law

Posner researches Chabad online; Bauer explains his ‘religious inclinations’ concurrence

Constitutional Law

Alabama becomes seventh state to ban foreign law

Health Law

Terminally ill Brittany Maynard ends her life; her act may influence right-to-die debate

First Amendment

Sermon subpoena request was overbroad, Houston mayor acknowledges

U.S. Supreme Court

Abercrombie’s refusal to hire teen with hijab to be reviewed by SCOTUS

Supreme Court Report

A ‘Facial’ Challenge: Inmate’s right to wear a beard is among cases coming up this term

The Modern Law Library

How a series of attacks by a breakaway Amish sect became a landmark hate-crimes case (podcast)

Religious Law

Inmate sues for right to Satanic worship

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS religion cases ‘flying under the radar’ involve beards, signs and passports

Religious Law

Atheist who wouldn’t take ‘so help me God’ oath isn’t allowed to re-enlist, group says

Religious Law

6th Circuit reverses hate-crime convictions of Amish in beard- and hair-cutting attacks

Trials & Litigation

Archbishop drops lawsuit against satanist group after leader agrees to return consecrated host

Health Law

Ex-patient sues hospital and rabbi because his amputated leg was cremated

National Pulse

Lawyers look for secular solutions to the Orthodox Jewish divorce problem

Religious Law

Satanists assert a Hobby Lobby exemption from abortion informed-consent laws

Religious Law

Cross-shaped beam found in 9/11 rubble may be displayed in Ground Zero museum, 2nd Circuit says