The New York law that Thomas struck down on the basis of not having an analogous “historical tradition” has been on the books since before Oklahoma became a state, before US Senators were elected via popular vote, and before the US had a federal income tax

Sotomayor accuses conservatives of ‘dismantling’ church-state separation

Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the Supreme Court’s most outspoken liberal, accused the court’s six-member conservative majority of eroding the barrier between church and state on Tuesday by striking down a Maine policy that barred religious schools from receiving taxpayer-funded tuition aid. “This Court continues to dismantle the wall of separation between church and state that the…
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