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Ten Commandments, other displays & mottos

Supreme Court
Chabad of Southern Ohio v. City of Cincinnati, 123 S. Ct. 518 (2002) (cert. denied)
Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board v. Pinette, 114 S. Ct. 2481 (1995)
Lamb’s Chapel v. Center Moriches Union Free School District, 508 U.S. 384 (1993)
Lee v. Weisman, 505 U.S. 577 (1992)
County of Allegheny v. American Civil Liberties Union, Greater Pittsburgh Chapter, 492 U.S. 573 (1989)
Lynch v. Donnelly, 465 U.S. 668 (1984)
Marsh v. Chambers, 463 U.S. 783 (1983)
Stone v. Graham, 449 U.S. 39 (1980)
Lemon v. Kurtzman, 403 U.S. 602 (1971)
Everson v. Board of Education, 330 U.S. 1 (1947)
Bradfield v. Roberts, 175 U.S. 291 (1899)
Church of Holy Trinity v. United States, 1892
Davis v. Beason, 133 U.S. 333 (1890)
Reynolds v. United States, 98 U.S. 145 (1879)
Vidal v. Girard’s Executors, 1844
Terrett v. Taylor, 1815

Other
Books v. Elkhart County (7th Cir. 2005)
Freethought Society of Greater Philadelphia v. Chester County, 2003 WL 21468470 (3rd Cir. June 26, 2003)
Glassroth v. Moore, 2003 WL 21499258 (11th Cir. July 1, 2003)
King v. Richmond County, 2003 WL 21250870 (11th Cir. May 30, 2003)
Newdow v. United States, 292 F.3d 597 (9th Cir. 2002)
Adland v. Russ, 307 F.3d 471 (6th Cir. 2002)
ACLU of Ohio Foundation, Inc. v. Ashbrook, 211 F. Supp. 2d 873 (N.D. Ohio 2002)
Indiana Civil Liberties Union v. O’Bannon, 259 F.3d 766 (7th Cir. 2001), cert. denied, 122 S. Ct. 1173 (2002)
ACLU v. Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board, 243 F.3d 289 (6th Cir. 2001) (en banc)
ACLU of New Jersey v. Schundler, 104 F.3d 1435 (3d Cir. 1997), cert. denied, 520 U.S. 1265 (1997)
Washegesic v. Bloomingdale Public Schools, 33 F.3d 679 (6th Cir. 1994), cert. denied, 514 U.S. 1095 (1995)
Sherman v. Community Consolidated School District 21 of Wheeling Township, 980 F.2d 437 (7th Cir. 1992), cert. denied, 508 U.S. 950 (1993)
North Carolina Civil Liberties Union Legal Foundation v. Constangy, 947 F.2d 1145 (4th Cir. 1991), cert. denied, 505 U.S. 1219 (1992)
Joki v. Board of Education of the Schuylerville Central School District, 745 F. Supp. 823 (N.D.N.Y. 1990)
Anderson v. Salt Lake City Corp., 475 F.2d 29 (10th Cir. 1973), cert. denied, 414 U.S. 879 (1973)
Aronow v. United States, 432 F.2d 242 (9th Cir. 1970)
State ex rel. Finger v. Weedman, 226 N.W. 348 (S.D. 1929)

36 U.S.C. Sect. 301 (re National Anthem)
H.R. Rep. No. 84-1959, 1956 U.S.C.C.A.N. 3720 (re National Anthem)
Pub. L. No. 623, Ch. 435, Sect. 7 (1942) (now 4 U.S.C. Sect. 4 (1998) (re Pledge of Allegiance)
Pub L. No. 396, Ch. 297 (1954) (re Pledge of Allegiance)
H.R. Rep. No. 83-1693 (1954), reprinted in 1954 U.S.C.C.A.N. 2339, 2340 (re Pledge of Allegiance)

Antieau, Chester James; Downey, Arthur T.; and Roberts, Edward C., Freedom from Federal Establishment: Formation and Early History of the First Amendment Religion Clauses (Milwaukee: Bruce Pub. Co., 1964)
Burrell, Brian, ed., The Words We Live By: The Creeds, Mottoes, and Pledges that Have Shaped America, (New York: Free Press, 1997)
Friedman, Lawrence M., American Law in the 20th Century (New Haven, Conn.: Yale Univ. Press, 2002)
Hamburger, Philip, Separation of Church and State (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard Univ. Press, 2002)
Kurland, Philip B., and Kenan, William R. Jr., eds., The Founders’ Constitution (Chicago, Univ. of Chicago Press, 1987)

Epstein, Steven B., “Rethinking the Constitutionality of Ceremonial Deism,” 96 Colum. L. Rev. 2083, 2091 (1996)
Stiltner, Jeffrey W., “Rethinking the Wall of Separation: Zobrest v. Catalina Foothills School District — Is this the End of Lemon?” 23 Cap. U. L. Rev. 823, 825 (1994)

History of “In God We Trust,” U.S. Dept. of Treasury
“How the ‘Pledge’ Was Written,” Syracuse Herald-Journal, 1954

Text of the Ten Commandments




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