Supreme Court Delivers Opinion on Solomon Amendment
March 06, 2006 at 10:20 AM
In an 8-0 opinion released today, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Congress could require colleges and universities to furnish equal access to military recruiters as a condition of receiving federal funds without running afoul of the First Amendment. Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. wrote the unanimous opinion. Howard Bashman’s How Appealing has an extensive roundup of news articles and online commentary about Rumsfeld v. Forum for Academic and Institutional Rights, Inc.