Professor Rick Garnett Analyzes the Supreme Court’s Decision in Church-State Case

Author: Susan Good

Rick Garnett ND Expert

Professor Richard W. Garnett’s USA Today column analyzing the Supreme Court’s landmark church-state decision in Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC was picked up by the Associated Press and subsequently reported by numerous news outlets, including the Christian Science Monitor, CNN, the Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Salt Lake Tribune, U.S. News & World Report, and the Washington Post. Professor Garnett’s amicus brief in support of the church in this case can be accessed here.

Meanwhile, Garnett’s analysis of the Fourth Amendment issues raised by a pending Supreme Court case concerning the nature of a drug dog’s nose was the subject of a Q&A published by Time Magazine’s online NewsFeed.

Professor Garnett teaches and writes about the freedoms of speech, association, and religion, and also about constitutional law more generally. He is a leading authority on questions and debates regarding the role of religious believers and beliefs in politics and society, and is the founding director of Notre Dame Law School’s new interdisciplinary Program on Church, State, and Society.