Good News Club v. Milford Central School

Text

https://tile.loc.gov/storage-services/service/ll/usrep/usrep533/usrep533098/usrep533098.pdf

Issue

Holding

Public school’s exclusion of Christian children’s club from meeting on school property after hours was unconstitutional viewpoint discrimination, and was not required to avoid establishment of religion.

Citation

533 U.S. 98

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

The Good News Club v. Milford Cent. Sch., 202 F.3d 502 (2d Cir. 2000), rev'd sub nom. Good News Club v. Milford C. Sch., 533 U.S. 98 (2001)