Brooks v. Elkhart County, 04-2075
The display of the Ten Commandments in defendant-County's Administration Building is constitutional under the First Amendment where defendant's stated purposes -- to educate in the history of American law and politics and provide moral uplift -- are secular.
- Argued 11/03/2004
- Decided 03/25/2005
- Published 03/25/2005
- SYKES, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, EASTERBROOK and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Kenneth J. Falk (argued), Indiana Civil Liberties Union, Indianapolis, IN, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Mathew D. Staver, Erik W. Stanley (argued), Liberty Counsel, Longwood, FL, for Defendant-Appellant.