Establishment Clause since 1993

Establishment Clause since 1993 - Establishment Clause...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Establishment Clause since 1993 - Zobrest v. Catalina Foothills School District o State provision of sign language interpreters  - Majority: o Indirect benefit to religion - Rosenburg v. Univ. of Virginia o Student activities fees pay for student publications o Christian newspaper applies for funds o University rejects request o Majority: to withhold funds is content discrimination and therefore violates free  speech o O’Connor’s concurrence: “flaws and dangers of a Grand Unified Theory” o Souter’s Dissent: Monetary support of religious activities is the very definition of an  establishment o Zellman v. Simmons-Harris State offers alternative for low-income students in failing districts Includes tutoring, out-of-district bussing private school vouchers. Majority: Primary purpose is secular Direct aid is irrelevant for two reasons True Private Choice: if the student’s aid makes its way to a 
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

Establishment Clause since 1993 - Establishment Clause...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online