In 2007, the Student Senate at Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania rejected Christian Fellowship’s application to obtain recognized status because it objected to its faith standards for leaders and members. ADF filed a lawsuit, and the University revised several policies in order to protect the First Amendment rights of students and the freedom of religious groups to retain faith-based requirements for officers and members.
Institution: Shippensburg University
Location: Shippensburg, PA
Topic: Freedom of Association