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darkstar3 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-29-11 05:35 PM
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9. This sounds like a government subsidy to me.
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  -Church Puts Faith in Court . rug  Sep-28-11 03:14 PM   #0 
  - Hmmm. a knotty one.  dmallind   Sep-28-11 03:42 PM   #1 
  - Zero tolerance.  Dogtown   Sep-28-11 04:04 PM   #2 
     - But that's unworkable  dmallind   Sep-28-11 04:22 PM   #3 
        - Not true - schools imply acceptance and support in a way that parks don't.  saras   Sep-28-11 05:15 PM   #4 
  - If the churches are holding Sunday services at a public school  humblebum   Sep-28-11 09:40 PM   #5 
  - That's only true if the school allows other, secular organizations to use school facilities...  Humanist_Activist   Sep-29-11 03:40 AM   #6 
  - Actually it would be a violation of the free exercise clause. That is  humblebum   Sep-29-11 10:42 AM   #7 
     - That would only be true if a school auditorium holds the same status as...  Humanist_Activist   Sep-29-11 07:26 PM   #10 
  - How the hell do you get there?  darkstar3   Sep-29-11 05:34 PM   #8 
     - Um? Failing to rent to them because they are a church, but allowing  humblebum   Sep-29-11 10:50 PM   #11 
        - Again, that doesn't touch Free Exercise AT ALL.  darkstar3   Sep-29-11 11:16 PM   #12 
           - Actually, I belonged to a church that did exactly that for about a year  humblebum   Sep-29-11 11:41 PM   #13 
              - You still don't get it, do you?  darkstar3   Sep-29-11 11:56 PM   #14 
                 - Now i have heard it all.  humblebum   Sep-30-11 01:04 AM   #15 
                    - You're talking about the Equal Protection clause, as I already stated.  darkstar3   Sep-30-11 08:54 AM   #16 
                    - The Free Exercise Clause and the Equal Protection Clause  humblebum   Sep-30-11 10:05 AM   #17 
                       - You're getting your clauses mixed up.  darkstar3   Sep-30-11 03:43 PM   #18 
                          - You really don't have a clue what you are talking about.  humblebum   Sep-30-11 04:04 PM   #19 
                             - So link something to support your BS.  darkstar3   Sep-30-11 04:14 PM   #20 
                                - Why are you always making up crap like this?  humblebum   Oct-01-11 03:17 AM   #21 
                                   - That's not a link. Try again.  darkstar3   Oct-01-11 02:45 PM   #22 
                    - By your logic, "free" is an ustoppable juggernaut  deacon_sephiroth   Oct-04-11 02:32 AM   #25 
  - This sounds like a government subsidy to me.  darkstar3   Sep-29-11 05:35 PM   #9 
  - Wow.  Centrist2011   Oct-01-11 06:20 PM   #23 
  - Some scary people here  Angry Dragon   Oct-04-11 01:23 AM   #24 
  - Faith in the courts?  deacon_sephiroth   Oct-04-11 02:37 AM   #26 

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