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Challenge to St. Louis's funding, through Tax Increment Financing, of the construction of a new arena by St. Louis University, a Jesuit institution.
Challenge to federal, state, and local funding of the Firm Foundation, an organization that ran a religious vocational-training program for inmates in the Bradford County, Pennsylvania, jail.
Challenge to statute under which the federal government distributes funds to state and local government agencies, which in turn lend educational materials and equipment to public and private schools, including religious schools.
Challenge to Virginia program under which Regent University, an arm of Pat Robertson's ministry, would be granted over $50 million in state low-interest bonds.
Challenge by taxpayers to conferences, held as part of President George W. Bush's "Faith-Based and Community Initiatives" program, to assist religious organizations in applying for and receiving federal grants.
Challenge to Washington State program to provide state funds to eligible students for tuition at public or private universities, including those that are sectarian.
Challenge to Wisconsin's funding of Faith Works, a religious drug and alcohol treatment center.
Challenge to Congressional authorization to spend $10 million in federal funds for repairing historic missions in California, virtually all of which were fully functioning houses of worship.
Challenge to City of Boise's contract for the provision of homeless-shelter services with Boise Rescue Mission, which required the homeless to attend religious services as a condition of receiving food or shelter.
Opposition to Colorado Christian University's challenge to state officials' conclusion that the pervasively religious nature of the university rendered it ineligible under the Colorado Constitution to participate in a student financial-aid program.