Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Victory for Colorado Christian University Students!

The Tenth Circuit has just issued a decision in the Center's case, challenging Colorado's exclusion of students attending Colorado Christian University from state financial aid on the ground that the school is "pervasively sectarian." In a 47 page opinion written by Judge Michael McConnell, the Court unanimously held that the exclusion of CCU students from state financial aid violated both the free exercise and establishment clauses of the First Amendment.

More to follow...