Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

This week the blog will publish a multi-part online symposium on United States v. Texas, a challenge by Texas and twenty-five states to the Obama administration's deferred-action policy for immigration. Contributions to this special feature, as well as an “explainer” by this blog's Lyle Denniston, are available here.

Forsyth County, N.C. v. Joyner

Petition for certiorari denied on January 17, 2012
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
11-546 4th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2011

Issue: (1) Whether the Establishment Clause compels the government to parse the content of legislative prayers to eliminate “sectarian” references; and (2) whether the “frequent” presentation of legislative prayers that include a “sectarian” reference violates the Establishment Clause.

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