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Editor's Note :

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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.

Briefs and Documents

Certiorari-stage documents

Term Snapshot