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Jewish Groups Welcome Supreme Court’s ‘Ministerial Exception’ Ruling


Attorney Nathan Lewin

Attorney Nathan Lewin

Washington lawyer Nathan Lewin, who wrote and submitted the COLPA brief, said he was “gratified that a unanimous Supreme Court recognizes the importance of preserving the independence of religious institutions and empowering them to administer religious standards to employees who carry out and teach religious observance.”

(JTA, with supplemental
reporting by Jewish Press staff.)

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