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Free Exercise Clause of the First Amendment

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  1. The Supreme Court under Earl Warren adopted an expansive view of the free exercise clause

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 8, 2009
  2. the accompanying clause with the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution

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  3. reads: In 1879, the Supreme Court was first called to interpret the extent of the free exercise clause in Reynolds v. United States, as related to the prosecution of polygamy under federal law

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  4. The Supreme Court upheld the conviction, deciding that to do otherwise would provide constitutional protection for a gamut of religious beliefs, including those as extreme as human sacrifice

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  5. The Court said, "Laws are made for the government of actions, and while they cannot interfere with mere religious beliefs and opinions, they may with practices." Jehovah's Witnesses were often the target of such restriction

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