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Jed Handelsman Shugerman

Jed Shugerman
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Jed Shugerman

Jed Handelsman Shugerman is an associate professor at Fordham Law School, and is the author of The People's Courts: Pursuing Judicial Independence in America (Harvard U. Press, 2012). He is deeply grateful that his Jesuit institution provides his family with choice about their own health care.

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Hobby Lobby-Supreme Court

Losing Their Religion: A Law Professor Looks at Hobby Lobby

There are many reasons I think the Supreme Court is wrong as a legal matter in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby. I think corporations are entitled to certain kinds of basic economic privileges, but I don’t think corporations are “people” under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) or the First Amendment.

Topics: Law

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