Neutrality, Proselytism and Religious Minorities at the European Court of Human Rights and the U.S. Supreme Court
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law; City Law School
June 22, 2009
Harvard International Law Journal Online, Vol. 49, p. 120, 2009
The paper examines the way the US Supreme Court and the European Court of Human Rights have dealt with the discriminatory treatment of religious minorities in relation to proselytism, and the role played by the principle of neutrality in arguments supporting the invalidation of statutes which restrict religious canvassing.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 12
Keywords: freedom of religion, proselytism, religious minorities, First Amendment, European Convention on Human Rights
Date posted: November 30, 2009