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Hurst v. Newman

Challenge to "Philosophy of Design" class taught at public high school in California that advocated young-earth creationism and intelligent design.

Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District

Challenge to Pennsylvania school district's policy requiring science teachers to promote "intelligent design" as an alternative to the scientific theory of evolution.

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.

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