Everson opponents zero in on a 174--word passage in the lengthy decision in which the majority, led by Justice Black, observed, "The 'establishment of religion' clause of the First Amendment means at least this: Neither a state nor the Federal Government can set up a church.
What does 1A stand for?
1A stands for First Amendment
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Though only 45 words long, the First Amendment broadly protects religious liberty, free speech, a free press, and the right to hold protests and complain to the government.
Almost three-quarters of students surveyed say they either don't know how they feel about the First Amendment or that they take it for granted.
A recent opinion column in the Daily News (``Funding religion against founders' ideas,'' April 27) made the common mistake of confusing the framers' view of the First Amendment with that of the modern court.
The First Amendment states that "Congress shall make no law.
TNA: The First Amendment prohibits Congress from making laws "respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.
At the recent NEPA conference, Sid Goldstein of Pace Publications made a presentation critical to some degree of the association and the industry's record on First Amendment questions.