Carson v. Makin

Text

243_596US_2022_Carson v. Makin.pdf

Holding

For the first time ever, the Court held that a State must use state funds to pay for religious education.

Citation

596 U.S. (2022)

Year

Ratio

Author

Religious Tradition Involved

State/Territory of Origin

Clause (Free Exercise / Establishment / Both / Other)

Does it involve religious institution(s) or individual(s)

Local / State / Federal Legislation

Dissent Author(s)

Uphold / Overturn Penultimate Court

Penultimate court of appeals

Penultimate court opinion citation

Carson v. Makin, 979 F.3d 21 (1st Cir. 2020), rev’d and remanded, 596 U.S. __ (2022).