American Legion v. American Humanist Association

Will the Supreme Court Replace the Lemon Test?

March 11, 2019

The Supreme Court recently heard oral argument in American Legion v. American Humanist Association, which involves an Establishment Clause challenge to a 94-year-old cross on government property memorializing World War I veterans. The argument suggests that the Court wants to take its Establishment Clause jurisprudence in a different direction, but it might not be sure…