Update on AU’s lawsuit in NJ, click through the link after the quote to read the article. TRENTON, N.J. – (AP) — A court showdown over the Christie administration’s plan to award $11 million to two religious colleges has been put off for now. A hearing had been scheduled for Friday in Trenton in a […]
Could Presidential Aspirations Be Causing Christie Not To Comment on Separation Of Church and State Lawsuit? | State | NewJerseyNewsroom.com — Your State. Your News.
No response from NJ Governor Christie’s office over the Americans United/ACLU-NJ lawsuit. Read the full article after the quote: Governor Christie’s refusal to comment on a lawsuit over the state’s plans to award more than $11 million to an all-male Jewish school and Princeton Theological Seminary–clearly violating the already barely visible line between church and […]
Civil liberties groups sue to stop N.J. from awarding $11M in grants to two religious schools – NorthJersey.com
Americans United and the ACLU-NJ have filed a lawsuit to prevent the state of New Jersey from awarding over $11million dollars in grants to two religious schools. AU and the ACLU-NJ say that the grants violate NJ’s constitutional provisions mandating the separation of church and state. DVAU’s Speaker-at-Large, Gloria Andersen, is one of the plaintiffs. […]
ACLU Sues State of NJ Over Funding for Princeton Theological Seminary and Lakewood Rabbinical School | Planet Princeton
“Taxpayers should not be forced to pay for the training of clergy,” said Alex J. Luchenitser, associate legal director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State. “These grants plainly violate the separation of church and state enshrined in the New Jersey Constitution.” The ACLU also contends that giving public money to Beth Medrash […]