This preview shows page 1 - 3 out of 7 pages.

Paper Title Capitalized and Centered Name of Student Institution Affiliation
Image of page 1

Subscribe to view the full document.

SANTA FE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT v. DOE, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS NEXT FRIEND FOR HER MINOR CHILDREN, ET AL. Argued: March 29, 2000, Decided: June 19, 2000 This is a case of freedom of worship where the plaintiff Doe and others were against the propagation of a particular religion in Santa Fe school. The case arose in 1995. The background of the case is as follow; Santa Fe School, an independent institution located in the rural areas of Houston, Texas. At the school, it was a requirement to offer prayers during graduation ceremonies as well as at the school games. When a Christian student chaplain offered prayers at a football game, two sets of students and their mothers one Mormon and a Catholic filed a suit against the school. The law suit alleged the various violation of the establishment clause of the first amendment and asked for the injunction to prevent prayers from being offered at school functions. The court allowed the plaintiff to file anonymously as John and Jane Do to protect them from harassment.
Image of page 2
Image of page 3
  • Summer '17
  • aggab veda

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Get FREE access by uploading your study materials

Upload your study materials now and get free access to over 25 million documents.

Upload now for FREE access Or pay now for instant access
Christopher Reinemann
"Before using Course Hero my grade was at 78%. By the end of the semester my grade was at 90%. I could not have done it without all the class material I found."
— Christopher R., University of Rhode Island '15, Course Hero Intern

Ask a question for free

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern