SCOTUScast 6-26-07 featuring Steven Calabresi
Hein v. Freedom From Religion Foundation
June 26, 2007Steven G. Calabresi
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On June 25, 2007, the U.S. Supreme Court delivered its decision on the Hein v. Freedom From Religion Foundation case. The case asked whether or not tax-payers have standing under Article III of the Constitution to challenge on Establishment grounds the actions of Executive Branch officials pursuant to an Executive order. In this episode of SCOTUScast, Professor Steven Calabresi of Northwestern University School of Law and co-founder of the Federalist Society provides an analysis on the recent decision. Dean John Eastman of Chapman University School of Law offers his own analysis in response to Professor Calabresi's in another episode of SCOTUScast.