Rick Garnett

Rick Garnett

Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Corporation Professor of Law
Concurrent Professor of Political Science

Notre Dame Law School

3164 Eck Hall of Law
574-631-6981
rgarnett@nd.edu

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  • Death penalty
  • Free speech
  • School choice
  • Catholic social thought
  • Church/state relations
  • Religion in the public square
  • Free exercise of religion
  • Federalism and criminal law
  • Supreme court
  • Criminal defense
  • Religious liberty
  • Education reform

Catholic News Service

Supreme Court seems ready to let Affordable Care Act stand

CNN

Supreme Court hears oral arguments on the future of Obamacare

The Washington Post

Religious conservatives hopeful new Supreme Court majority will redefine religious liberty precedents

Catholic News Service

Supreme Court set to hear arguments in Catholic foster care case

Crux

Faith should not be a factor in court vetting process, expert says

Our Sunday Visitor

Amy Coney Barrett understands, and embraces, the role and responsibilities of a judge

America

Why do Catholics make up a majority of the Supreme Court?

Crux

In new term, Supreme Court once again takes up religious liberty

Symposium: Religious freedom and the Roberts court’s doctrinal clean-up

USA Today

Pandemic lawsuits from voters, worshipers, prisoners meet roadblock at Supreme Court

Bloomberg

Supreme Court Expands Religious Liberties (Podcast)

The Tablet

US Supreme Court judges show they won't be taken for granted

National Catholic Reporter

After the Supreme Court's latest decision, who would want to work in a church?

Bloomberg

Trump’s Justices Give Him a Boost But Supreme Court’s Balance Holds

Religious Schools and the Freedom of the Church

Our Sunday Visitor

Justices rightly defend churches’ autonomy on who teaches the Faith

Bloomberg

Why Supreme Court Liberals Joined Conservatives on Religion

Catholic News Service

Update: U.S. bishops welcome court decision on Catholic schools

CNN

Supreme Court rules religious school teachers aren't covered by employment discrimination laws

The Tablet

Supreme Court decision allows funds for Catholic schools

Sotomayor Denounces 'Injustice' as Court Broadens Bias Shield for Religious Schools

SCOTUS ruling isn’t ‘end of the road’ for fired Roncalli, Cathdral educators, attorney says

Religious school teachers are not covered by workplace discrimination laws, Supreme Court rules

Bloomberg

Is Roberts the Most Powerful Chief Justice? (Podcast)

Audio

A win for religious schools

National Catholic Reporter

Pro-life cause stymied, but not because of court decision

Catholic News Service

Update: Court says tax credit program can't exclude religious schools

Our Sunday Visitor

Justices fail to correct a serious mistake in latest abortion ruling

NPR

Supreme Court Hands Abortion-Rights Advocates A Victory In Louisiana Case

Catholic News Service

Supreme Court rejects appeals to lift restrictions on congregation size

The Washington Post

Divided Supreme Court still gives guidance on virus-related worship restrictions

USA Today

As churches reopen, Supreme Court faces balancing act between physical and spiritual health

Bloomberg

Court Seems Divided on Shield for Religious Schools (Podcast)

Audio
Catholic News Service

Divided court examines if religious schools exempt from discrimination laws

Crux

Should Catholics right now worry less about Big Brother than Thoreau?

Bloomberg

Live from the Supreme Court: Week One (Podcast)

Audio

Next Up at Supreme Court: Employment Rights of Parochial School Teachers

Restricted assembly: As churches move online, 1A experts say gathering bans likely constitutional

Associated Press

Supreme Court Will Decide the Fate of Obama Health Care Law

Bloomberg

Court Takes Case That Could Enhance Religious Rights

Audio

Supreme Court divided about religious schools in scholarship program

Religion News Service

Supreme Court hears oral arguments on major religious school choice case

Long History Underlies Fight Over Religious-School Funding

Los Angeles Times

Supreme Court will decide if religious freedom shields Catholic schools from teacher suits

The New Yorker

Is the Supreme Court’s Fate in Elena Kagan’s Hands?