Hosanna-Tabor ruling a win for religious freedom

Author: Ryan Dunwiddie

By Richard W. Garnett, Notre Dame Law School, USA Today column


“The justices came together in a closely watched religious-freedom case called Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC to affirm, unanimously, a foundational principle: In a constitutional democracy like ours, secular governments lack the power to resolve religious disputes, to answer religious questions, or to select religious ministers. “

See USA Today, Jan. 11, 2012, for full column.