The United States Constitution states that
“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances”
Amid the Covid-19 Pandemic many people have excepted the distortion of their freedom.
Since the beginning of the Pandemic almost every State in the Union has prevented religious gatherings in some way. In fact The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted religion in various ways, including the cancellation of the worship services of various faiths, the closure of Sunday Schools, as well as the cancellation of pilgrimages, ceremonies and festivals.
A California church argued that restrictions on public gatherings treated houses of worship worse than many businesses. In may The Supreme Court turned away a request from a church in California to block enforcement of state restrictions on attendance at religious services..
The vote was 5 to 4, with Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. joining the court’s four-member liberal wing to form a majority.
This is why the Supreme Court should be the primary issue of this election season. With one vote the court decided not to hear a case that seems to be violating the fundamental rights protected by the constitution.
Presidential Candidate Joe Biden still refuses to answer the question by multiple reporting agencies now if a Biden administration will “pack the court”.