ACLU Sues to Block State Grants to 2 Religious Colleges in New Jersey

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a "last resort" lawsuit in New Jersey state court on Monday, seeking to block two private religious colleges, including an ultra-Orthodox, all-male rabbinical school, from receiving a total of $11.3-million in state money.

The lawsuit argues that the court should revoke public construction funds granted to Beth Medrash Govoha and Princeton Theological Seminary because the New Jersey Constitution forbids the use of tax dollars for religious