Constitution Daily

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Ask Lyle your questions for a special podcast

June 27, 2017 By Jeffrey Rosen

The Constitution Center will record a special episode of our We the People podcast on June 28, with Lyle Denniston to honor its 58-year career at the Court. If you have a question, send it along here.

New funding hopes for parochial schools

June 27, 2017 By Lyle Denniston

Private schools operated by religious organizations gained new hope from the Supreme Court on Tuesday that they could be able to gain access to some forms of government financial support.

In cross-border shooting case, Supremes ask lower court to try again

June 26, 2017 By Nicandro Iannacci

On Monday, the Supreme Court erased the Fifth Circuit’s ruling in Hernández v. Mesa and asked the court to reconsider in light of its own recent decision.

Supreme Court rules for church in playground materials case

June 26, 2017 By Scott Bomboy

A divided Supreme Court said on Monday that a Missouri church had a right to receive a public grant for rubber playground materials, but it stopped short of determining if the state’s Blaine Amendment was unconstitutional.

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