Non-Mainstream Religions and the Law
CUNY School of Law
June 13, 2011
This essay analyzes how U.S. courts treat non-mainstream religions as compared to mainstream religions. Despite the commonalities shared by all religions, courts allow States to infringe upon the religious practices of adherents of non-mainstream religions more frequently than adherents of mainstream religions.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 17
Keywords: Santeria, Native American Church, Voodoo, Religions, Religious Practices
JEL Classification: K19
Date posted: June 14, 2011