Justice William J. BrennanJustice William J. Brennan, (1906-1997) U. S. Supreme Court Justice

Justice William J. Brennan Quote

“The door of the Free Exercise Clause stands tightly closed against any government regulation of religious beliefs as such. Government may neither compel affirmation of a repugnant belief, nor penalize or discriminate against individuals or groups because they hold views abhorrent to the authorities.”

Justice William J. BrennanJustice William J. Brennan
~ Justice William J. Brennan

Sherbert v. Verner, 1963

Ratings and Comments

Mike, Norwalk

oh how nice, awahhh that it were in effect today.

E Archer, NYC

Just try to speak against the government with federales around... they have been intimidating many 'arm-chair dissidents' to make sure they don't get any ideas about actually doing something.


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