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Leading First Amendment Religion Cases
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Establishment Clause
Abington School District v. Schempp (1963)
Allegheny County v. ACLU (1989)
Bowen v. Kendrick (1988)
Capitol Square Review & Advisory Board v. Pinette (1995)
Edwards v. Aguillard (1987)
Engel v. Vitale (1962)
Epperson v. Arkansas (1968)
Everson v. Board of Education (1947)
Good News Club v. Milford Central School (2001)
Hamilton v. Regents of University of California (1934)
Larkin v. Grendel's Den, Inc. (1982)
Larson v. Valente (1982)
Lee v. Weisman (1992)
Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971)
Marsh v. Chambers (1983)
McCollum v. Board of Education (1948)
Roemer v. Board of Public Works of Maryland (1976)
Santa Fe Ind. School District v. Doe (2000)
Stone v. Graham (1980)
Texas Monthly, Inc. v. Bullock (1989)
Tilton v. Richardson (1971)
Wallace v. Jaffree (1985)
Walz v. Tax Commission (1970)
Westside Community Board of Education v. Mergens (1990)
Zelman v. Simmons-Harris (2002)
Zorach v. Clauson (1952)
Free Exercise
Bob Jones University v. United States (1983)
Cantwell v. Connecticut (1940)
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints v. United States (1890)
Church of the Lukumi Babalu Aye, Inc. v. Hialeah (1993)
Douglas v. City of Jeannette (1943)
Employment Division v. Smith (1988)
Gillette v. United States (1971)
Hobbie v. Unemployment Commission (1987)
Jimmy Swaggart Ministries v. Board of Equal. (1990)
Johnson v. Robison (1974)
Lyng v. Northwest Indian Cemetery Protective Association (1988)
Minersville School District v. Gobitis (1940) overruled by West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette (1943)
Murdock v. Pennsylvania (1943)
Prince v. Massachusetts (1944)
Reynolds v. United States (1878)
Sherbert v. Verner (1963)
Torcaso v. Watkins (1961)
United States v. Lee (1982)
West Virginia State Board of Education v. Barnette (1943)
Widmar v. Vincent (1981)
Wisconsin v. Yoder (1972)
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