ERIC Number: EJ459341
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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"Lee v. Weisman": The Supreme Court Pronounces the Benediction on Public School Graduation Prayers.
Mawdsley, Ralph D.; Russo, Charles J.
Wests's Education Law Quarterly, v2 n1 p159-75 Jan 1993
Considers the legal implications of "Lee," a closely divided Supreme Court decision that ended the practice of graduation prayers. Summarizes the majority opinions of Justices Kennedy, Blackmun, and Souter and the dissenting opinion of Justice Scalia. Analyzes the potential impact of "Lee" on future cases involving religion and the public sector. (110 footnotes) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Establishment Clause; Lee v Weisman