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Doe v. Beaumont Independent School District

Challenge to Texas public school district's "clergy-in-schools" program, whereby clergy served as counselors and mentors to students.

Columbia Union College v. Oliver

Opposition to Columbia Union College's challenge to decision by Maryland Higher Education Commission to disallow it from participating in state grant program because the college was pervasively sectarian.

Locke v. Davey

Opposition to a challenge to a Washington statute providing that students majoring in theology are ineligible for a state-funded university scholarship program.

Moeller v. Bradford County

Challenge to federal, state, and local funding of the Firm Foundation, an organization that ran a religious vocational-training program for inmates in the Bradford County, Pennsylvania, jail.

Mitchell v. Helms

Challenge to statute under which the federal government distributes funds to state and local government agencies, which in turn lend educational materials and equipment to public and private schools, including religious schools.

Hein v. Freedom From Religion Foundation

Challenge by taxpayers to conferences, held as part of President George W. Bush's "Faith-Based and Community Initiatives" program, to assist religious organizations in applying for and receiving federal grants.

Gallwey v. Grimm

Challenge to Washington State program to provide state funds to eligible students for tuition at public or private universities, including those that are sectarian.

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