Tag Archives: Freedom of Religion

February 3, 2014 4th Circuit published opinion

Wall v Wade Wall sued for money damages and injunctive relief under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and the First Amendment from Wade’s refusal to allow Wall to participate in Ramadan for lacking tangible indicia of sincere religious belief. The … Continue reading

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September 25, 2013 South Carolina Supreme Court published opinions

Auto-Owners Insurance Company v Rhodes Company brought a declaratory judgment action seeking declaration that its policy did not cover damages from a billboard falling onto an interstate highway. The trial judge issued a judgment declaring there was coverage. The underlying … Continue reading

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July 11, 2013 4th Circuit published opinion

Liberty University, Incorporated v Lew  Liberty challenged the employer mandate in the Affordable Care Act and two individuals challenged the individual mandate. The district court dismissed for failure to state a claim. The panel, in a jointly authored opinion, affirmed. … Continue reading

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Justice O’Connor at the Charleston School of Law’s 5th Annual Law & Society Symposium

On Monday, April 15th, the Honorable Sandra Day O’Connor, Associate Justice for the United States Supreme Court (ret.) introduced the 5th Annual Law & Society Symposium presented by the Charleston Law Review and The Riley Institute at Furman University. Planned by Professor Sheila … Continue reading

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