March 22, 2019 | Professor Michael A. Helfand’s article “A Day of Rest May Get A Day in Court,” has been published in the Wall Street Journal. The article examines a case being considered by the Supreme Court, Patterson v. Walgreen, which could undo a 1977 decision that gutted workers’ religious protections.
Excerpt from “A Day of Rest May Get A Day in Court”
The Supreme Court inched closer this week to undoing a decades-old mistake that has denied meaningful workplace protections for religious employees. On Monday the high court asked the solicitor general to outline the government’s view in Patterson v. Walgreen, a case under consideration for a full hearing.
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