Supreme Court Should Make It Clear That States Have No Obligation To Fund Religious Schools, Says Americans United

Mo. Taxpayers Should Not Be Compelled To Support Christian Preschool, Church-State Watchdog Group Asserts

The U.S. Supreme Court should make it clear that Missouri taxpayers can't be compelled to give aid to a religious institution, says Americans United for Separation of Church and State.
 
The high court announced today that it will hear an appeal of a case brought by Trinity Lutheran Church in Columbia, Mo., which sought a state grant to purchase recycled tires to resurface its playground.

Roy Moore’s Latest Attempt To Block Marriage Equality In Alabama Is Doomed To Fail, Says Americans United

Church-State Watchdog Group Calls On State Probate Judges To Ignore Chief Justice’s Order

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore’s latest attempt to block marriage equality in Alabama is a pathetic gesture that is doomed to fail, and it should be ignored by state officials, Americans United for Separation of Church and State says.
 
Moore today ordered all probate judges in Alabama to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples and suggested that a state constitutional amendment and a law limiting marriage to opposite-sex couples remain in force.
 
Moore is flat-out wrong, says Americans United.
 
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