Corpus ID: 155240373

On Boy Scouts and Anti-Discrimination Law: The Associational Rights of Quasi-Religious Organizations

@article{Reuveni2006OnBS,
  title={On Boy Scouts and Anti-Discrimination Law: The Associational Rights of Quasi-Religious Organizations},
  author={Erez Reuveni},
  journal={Legislation & Statutory Interpretation},
  year={2006}
}
  • Erez Reuveni
  • Published 2006
  • Political Science
  • Legislation & Statutory Interpretation
This paper proposes a tripartite legal approach to analyzing the rights of private, expressive associations. Current law views private associations through a binary lens - either an organization is "religious," or it is "secular." But this dichotomy fails to account for organizations whose animating expressive purpose is both religious and secular. Using the Boy Scouts of America as a case study, this paper develops a third category of private associations, quasi-religious groups, and… Expand

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