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Workplace religious liberty

Supreme Court
Employment Division v. Smith,494 U.S. 872 (1990)
Thomas v. Review Board of Indiana Employment Security, 450 U.S. 707 (1981)
Wisconsin v. Yoder, 406 U.S. 205 (1972)
Pickering v. Board of Education, 391 U.S. 563 (1968)
Sherbert v. Verner, 374 U.S. 398 (1963)

Other
Daniels v. City of Arlington, 246 F.3d 500 (5th Cir. 2001)
Altman v. Minnesota Dept. of Corrections, 251 F.3d 1199 (8th Cir. 2001)
Asselin v. Santa Clara County, 1999 U.S. App. LEXIS 10991 (5/25/1991) (9th Cir.)
Knight v. State of Connecticut Department of Public Health, 275 F.3d 156 (2nd Cir. 2001)
Gunning v. Runyon, 3 F.Supp. 2d 1423 (S.D. Fla. 1998)
Tucker v. State of California Department of Education, 97 F.3d 1204 (9th Cir. 1996)
Brown v. Polk County, Iowa, 61 F.3d 650, 658 (8th Cir. 1995)

Workplace Religious Freedom Act of 2002

Richards, Brian, "The Boundaries of Religious Speech in the Government Workplace," 1 U. Pa. J. Lab. & Emp. 745, 745 (1998)
Wolf, Michael, Friedman, Bruce and Sutherland, Daniel, Religion in the Workplace: A Comprehensive Guide to Legal Rights and Responsibilities, Chicago: American Bar Association, 1998, p. 150

"White House Guidelines on Religious Exercise and Religious Expression in the Federal Workplace"
Sen. John Kerry news release




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