Institute of Law and Religion

Your contact for questions in the context of law and religion.

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Religion - Erziehung - Zusammenhalt

«Der freiheitliche, säkularisierte Staat lebt von Voraussetzungen, die er selbst nicht garantieren kann» - so lautet das berühmte Böckenförde-Theorem. Doch wie verhält sich das Verhältnis des Staates zu…

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Excursion to the House of Religions

On 12th October, students from the University of Fribourg visited the House of Religions in Bern as part of the seminar "State, Law and Religion in Asia". There the students got an interesting insight…

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Neuchâtel votes against a new religion law

On 26 September 2021, the electorate of the Canton of Neuchâtel voted on the new law on religion. The law was rejected with a majority of 56.25%. The law provided for a transfer of the competence of recognition…

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