Legal issues involving atheism, agnosticism, and freethinking, including discussion of the constitutionality of laws or policies that violate the 1st Amendment, how atheism affects marriage and divorce, and anything else of a legal nature.
Latest Activity: Aug 23
If a good civil rights organization's legal wing -- I would suggest the A.C.L.U. -- jumps on this and files suit to enforce the atheists' rights to give an invocation at a public meeting, there is a…Continue
There is a fascinating article in the new Mother Jones (Sept.-Oct., 2014) about states that allow underaged women to have a hearing before a judge to determine if they can go forward with an abortion…Continue
Church & State, the monthly magazine of Americans United for Separation of Church and State for November, 2013 carried an account of a blatant violation of a criminal defendant's civil rights by…Continue
I have grown curious to learn if there are any connections between criminal convictions and the religious beliefs of jurors. Our county courthouse displays the Ten Commandments on the lawn out…Continue