Religious Nonprofits in the Trinity Lutheran Era

On June 26, 2017, the United States Supreme Court issued what has been described as "one of the most important rulings on religious rights in decades." In Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Comer, Chief Justice John Roberts explains that the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment "...protects religious observers against unequal treatment.” The government “may not deny a church an otherwise available public Read More

Religious Nonprofits Score Big Constitutional Win

It all started several years ago on a playground at a church preschool in Columbia, Missouri. The saga concluded on June 26, 2017, when seven of the nine justices of the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of the church. In Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia v. Comer, Chief Justice John Roberts explains that the Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment “...protects religious observers against unequal Read More