South Bay United Pentecostal Church v. Newsom

Text

https://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/20pdf/20a136_bq7c.pdf

Holding

Court enjoined California from enforcing a COVID-related ban on indoor worship but did not enjoin state's enforcement of a 25% capacity cap and permitted a prohibition on chanting and singing during indoor worship.

Citation

592 US ___ (140 S.Ct. 1613)

Year

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

S. Bay United Pentecostal Church v. Newsom, 959 F.3d 938 (9th Cir. 2020)