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Lemon v. Kurtzman


The Court's decision in this case established the "Lemon test" (named after the lead plaintiff Alton Lemon), which details the ...

The Lemon Test


The purpose of the Lemon test is to determine when a law has the effect of establishing religion. The test has served as the foundation for many of the Court's ...

Freedom of Religion and the Establishment Clause


Terms: The Establishment Clause: The First Amendment provides that “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion….” The Lemon Test:

"Lemon Test" (about 1/2 way down the page) - First Amendment ...


Lemon v. Kurtzman | Oyez


Mar 3, 1971 ... ... of the First Amendment. The case established the Lemon Test for determining if the government is becoming too involved in religious activities.

When Lemons Are Not Enough: An Analysis of the Lemon Test In ...


May 15, 2015 ... The Lemon Test, established by Chief Justice Warren Burger in the majority ... Lemon Test claim that a law may have a “religious purpose or be ...

The Lemon Test - Shmoop


Shmoop: The Lemon Test, US government study guide. The Lemon Test analysis by PhD and Masters students from Stanford, Harvard, Berkeley.

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May 28, 2014 ... This video discusses the so-called Lemon Test to determine whether a law violates the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment. Un...

Lemon v. Kurtzman :: 403 U.S. 602 (1971) :: Justia U.S. Supreme ...


The test for determining whether a law meets the requirements of the ... Lemon v. Kurtzman. No. 89. Argued March 3, 1971. Decided June 28, 1971*. 403 U.S. ...

Lemon v. Kurtzman - Heritage Foundation


The Lemon test has been criticized and revived numerous times by the Court. Justice Scalia likened the Lemon test to a “ghoul in a late-night horror movie that  ...

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Lemon Test


The Lemon Test. Government action violates the Establishment Clause unless it: 1. Has a significant secular (i.e., non-religious) purpose, 2. Does not have the ...

The Lemon Test - The U.S. Constitution Online - USConstitution.net


The text of the Lemon Test, as composed by the Supreme Court in 1971.

The Lemon Test | Pew Research Center


May 14, 2009 ... Just three years after Allen, the Supreme Court addressed two such aid packages in Lemon v. Kurtzman (1971). One was a Rhode Island plan ...