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Constitutional Law Keyed to Barnett
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Citation:403 U.S. 602 (1971)
The state of Pennsylvania adopted a statutory program that provided financial support to non-public schools by reimbursing the costs of teachers’ salaries and instructional materials. Rhode Island had adopted a statute that provided a 15% supplement to the annual salary of non-public school teachers. In distributing the financial support, both states distributed funds to “church-related educational institutions.”
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