The Federalist Society presented this panel during the 2008 Church Autonomy Conference titled "The Things That Are Not Caesar’s: Religious Organizations as a Check on the Authoritarian Pretensions of the State" at the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC, on March 14, 2008.

[Full Video - hosted at Georgetown Law Center]

Friday, March 14, 2008
Statutory and Case Overview:

12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Paper Title: "Courts, Clergy, and Congregations: Disputes between Religious Institutions and their Leaders"

  • Prof. Ira C. “Chip” Lupu, The George Washington University Law School
  • Prof. Robert W. Tuttle, The George Washington University Law School

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Paper Title: Church Autonomy and Conditions on Benefits

  • Prof. Thomas C. Berg, University of Saint Thomas School of Law

Georgetown University Law Center
Gewirz Student Center
Washington, DC

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