Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m., we expect the Court to issue additional orders from the November 24 Conference. We expect one or more opinions in argued cases on Tuesday at 10 a.m.

Timberridge Presbyterian Church, Inc. v. Presbytery of Greater Atlanta, Inc.

Petition for certiorari denied on June 18, 2012

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Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
11-1101 Ga. S. Ct. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2011

Issue: Whether the “neutral principles” doctrine embodied in the Religion Clauses of the First Amendment permits imposition of a trust on church property when the creation of that trust violates the state’s property and trust laws.

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