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    The Supreme Court never took on the "Nuremberg Files" case, and let stand the verdict against those homegrown terrorists.

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      Washington-The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave a boost to President Bush's faith-based initiatives program, rejecting a legal challenge from a Wisconsin group.

      The group is the Freedom from Religion Foundation, which noted atheist Anne Gaylor, 80, began in Madison in 1978.

      In its 5-4 decision, the court said the foundation lacked the legal standing to challenge funds the Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives spent on conferences and speeches.

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      The separation-of-church-and-state case hinged on whether an average taxpayer could allege violations of the First Amendment's establishment clause, which states: "Congress shall make no law respecting the establishment of religion."

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      The biggest threat to America is not communism, it's moving America toward a fascist theocracy... -- Frank Zappa

      by NCrefugee on Mon Jun 25, 2007 at 11:13:11 AM PDT

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      I see you're right about the supremes not taking it.
      But it was a civil suit that started the process of shutting down the site if I am reading correctly.

      http://cse.stanford.edu/...

      The biggest threat to America is not communism, it's moving America toward a fascist theocracy... -- Frank Zappa

      by NCrefugee on Mon Jun 25, 2007 at 11:20:25 AM PDT

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