The Latest: DeVos weighs in on Supreme Court church decision
June 25, 2017
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Supreme Court ruling for a Missouri church (all times local):
Supporters of school vouchers say they hope today's Supreme Court ruling lays the groundwork for a future decision on whether states can let parents choose to send their children to religious schools through publicly funded programs.
The court today found that Missouri violated the First Amendment by denying public money to a church for a playground because of its religious status.
Michael Bindas, a senior attorney with the Institute for Justice, says the principle of "religious neu...