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Mellen v. Bunting

Challenge to Virginia Military Institute's policy of holding mandatory daily prayer before dinner.

University of Wisconsin v. Southworth

Lawsuit involving challenge by religious students to the University of Wisconsin's student fee system which they alleged required them to pay for activities of student clubs with whose social positions they disagreed.

Counts v. Cedarville School District

Challenge to decision of local Arkansas school board to remove all books from the Harry Potter series from the open shelves of public-school libraries.

Person v. Mayor and City Council of Baltimore

Challenge to City of Baltimore's disbursement of taxpayer funds to the National Baptist Convention, which were intended to support a Convention-organized event involving proselytizing to the hungry.

Winkler v. Gates

Challenge to federal statute authorizing the Department of Defense to host the National Jamboree of the Boy Scouts of America, a religious organization, at a U.S. military base.

Adler v. Duval County School Board

Challenge to a Florida school district's policy encouraging voluntary student prayer at commencement exercises.

C.H. v. Oliva

Opposition to challenge to New Jersey teacher's decision to bar a first-grade student from reading a Bible story to his classmates.

Chandler v. James

Challenge to Alabama's "Student-Initiated Prayer Statute" and other officially sponsored religious activities taking place in public schools.

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