U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Legislative Prayer Cases

U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Legislative Prayer Cases

Written by Don Byrd At the end of their term last week, the Supreme Court issued an order denying a request to hear a pair of legislative prayer cases, despite the seeming conflict between the appeals court decisions in question. The Court’s petition denial...
5th Circuit Reinstates Controversial Mississippi HB 1523

5th Circuit Reinstates Controversial Mississippi HB 1523

Written by Don Byrd The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a district court’s ruling that halted as unconstitutional Mississippi’s controversial HB 1523. The court did not address the central question of the constitutionality of the measure, which...