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Divided courtroom permits indoor worship providers to renew in California

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SCOTUS NEWS By Amy Howe on February 6, 2021 at 2:52 a.m. The court issued its ruling on the COVID-related worship restrictions in California at around 11:00 p.m. Friday night. (Katie Barlow) More than eight months after the Supreme Court refused to intervene in a California church’s challenge to stay at home orders issued by … Read more

Justices inform decrease courtroom to take one other have a look at California COVID-19 restrictions on indoor worship

Justices tell lower court to take another look at California COVID-19 restrictions on indoor worship

Posted Thu on Dec 3rd 2020 12:53 pm by Amy Howe Last week, the Supreme Court of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn and two Orthodox Jewish synagogues filed motions to lift restrictions on attending coronavirus-related services in New York. The broader ramifications of that ruling became even more apparent Thursday morning when judges ordered … Read more

The Supreme Courtroom Bars Cuomo’s Pandemic Limits On Homes of Worship – Thelegaltorts

The Supreme Court Bars Cuomo’s Pandemic Limits On Houses of Worship – JONATHAN TURLEY

The US Supreme Court dealt a surprise blow to pandemic House of Worship restrictions in a nightly ruling that curtailed the enforcement of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s October 6th “cluster initiative” that restricted attendance at church services. Five judges (including newly appointed Judge Amy Coney Barrett) blocked the limits while the United States Court … Read more

Justices carry New York’s COVID-related attendance limits on worship companies

Justices lift New York’s COVID-related attendance limits on worship services

The Supreme Court filed motions late Wednesday evening from the Roman Catholic diocese of Brooklyn and two Orthodox Jewish synagogues to block enforcement of a New York executive order restricting attendance at places of worship. Both the diocese and synagogues claimed that the executive ordinance violated the right to freedom of worship guaranteed by the … Read more