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Hein v. Freedom From Religion
No. 06-157
Title:
    Jay F. Hein, Director, White House Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, et al. v. Freedom From Religion Foundation, Inc., et al.

Subject:

    Taxpayer Standing, Establishment Clause, Congressional Appropriations, Faith-Based and Community Initiatives, Executive Orders, First Amendment
Question:
  • Whether taxpayers have standing under Article III of the Constitution to challenge on Establishment Clause grounds the actions of Executive Branch officials pursuant to an Executive Order, where the plaintiffs challenge no Act of Congress, the Executive Branch actions at issue are financed only indirectly through general appropriations, and no funds are disbursed to any entities or individuals outside the government.
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Counsel of Record

For Petitioners:

Paul D. Clement
U.S. Solicitor General
Washington, DC
For Respondents Freedom From Religion
Foundation, Inc., et al.:

Richard L. Bolton
Boardman Suhr Curry & Field LLP
Madison, WI


 

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