International Society for Krishna Consciousness v. Lee



An airport terminal operated by a public authority is a nonpublic forum, and therefore a ban on distribution of religious literature and solicitation need only satisfy a reasonableness standard; the ban on solicitation here is reasonable.


505 U.S. 672



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

Intl. Soc. for Krishna Consciousness, Inc. v. Lee, 925 F.2d 576 (2d Cir. 1991), aff'd in part, 505 U.S. 672 (1992), and aff'd, 505 U.S. 830 (1992)