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Charitable choice

Supreme Court
Hein v. Freedom from Religion Foundation, No. 06-157 (2007)
Mitchell v. Helms, 530 U.S. 793 (2000)
Agostini v. Felton, 522 U.S. 803 (1997)
Rosenberger v. Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, 515 U.S. 819 (1995)
Zobrest v. Catalina Foothills School District, 509 U.S. 1 (1993)
Bowen v. Kendrick, 487 U.S. 589 (1988)
Corporation of the Presiding Bishop v. Amos, 483 U.S. 327 (1987)
Aguilar v. Felton, 473 U.S. 402 (1985)
Grand Rapids v. Ball, 473 U.S. 373 (1985)
Wallace v. Jaffree, 472 U.S. 38, 91 (Rehnquist, J. dissenting) (1985)
Lemon v. Kurtzman, 411 U.S. 192 (1973)
Bradfield v. Roberts, 175 U.S. 291 (1899)

Other
Freedom From Religion Foundation v. McCallum, 324 F.3d 880 (2003)
Dodge v. Salvation Army, U.S. Dist. Lexis 4797 (S.D. Miss. 1989)
Chrisman v. Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, 506 F.2d 308 (9th Cir. 1974)

“In Good Faith: A Dialogue on Government Funding of Faith-based Social Services,” available from the Feinstein Center for American Jewish History, Temple University, 117 S. 17th St., Suite 1010, Philadelphia, PA 19103
“Finding Common Ground: 29 Recommendations of the Working Group on Human Needs and Faith-Based and Community Initiatives”
President Bush's Dec. 12, 2002, executive order on faith-based initiatives
Pew Center for the People and the Press 2001 poll on charitable choice
“Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom,” W.W. Hening, ed., Statutes at Large of Virginia, vol. 12 (1823): 84-86
Senate Report No. 98-496, 10 (1984)
Public Law 104-193 (Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act — PRWORA)

Center for Public Justice’s Charitable Choice Web site
White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives home page
American Civil Liberties Union’s Government-Funded Religion Web site




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