Professor Eugene Volokh Comments on the First Amendment Rights Involved with the Government’s Inability to Order Religious Acts

​March 27, 2012— Professor Eugene Volokh comments on the legal boundaries of Congressman Dave Camp’s pressure to force an aide to religiously divorce his wife in a Slate magazine article.


“My sense is that giving a get is a religious practice,” Volokh said. “Since marriage has religious significance in Judaism, terminating the religious marriage does too.”


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