Cases include a Muslim community in New Jersey frustrated in its bid to build a mosque and a military cadet who wants to wear a hijab.
By Ami Eden
Aharon Barak, formerly Israel’s top justice, recently became an issue in Elena Kagan’s Supreme Court confirmation process. (Yossi Zamir/Flash 90) NEW YORK (JTA) — It was an unexpected headline in an otherwise relatively mundane U.S. Supreme Court confirmation process: Bork tries to Bork Barak’s Elena Kagan with Barak card. Like a ghost from confirmations past,… More ▸
Four national Jewish groups are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a lower court decision that strips individual foreign government officials of immunity from civil lawsuits in the United States. More ▸