William J. Brennan, Jr. Quote

The door of the Free Exercise Clause stands tightly closed against any government regulation of religious beliefs as such. Government may neither compel affirmation of a repugnant belief, nor penalize or discriminate against individuals or groups because they hold views abhorrent to the authorities.


The Conscience of the Court (ed. SIU Press, 1999) - ISBN: 9780809322343

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The door of the Free Exercise Clause stands tightly closed against any government regulation of religious beliefs as such. Government may neither...

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The door of the Free Exercise Clause stands tightly closed against any government regulation of religious beliefs as such. Government may neither...

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The door of the Free Exercise Clause stands tightly closed against any government regulation of religious beliefs as such. Government may neither...

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The door of the Free Exercise Clause stands tightly closed against any government regulation of religious beliefs as such. Government may neither...