University rejects Christian student group

December 20, 2005

A state university in California refuses to recognize a Christian student organization because it requires members to live according to the group’s religious faith.

The Christian Student Association at California State University at San Bernardino submitted a constitution pledging it will not discriminate on the basis of “race, color, national origin, gender, or physical disability” but reserve the right to restrict membership based on religious beliefs and sexual orientation, according to the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, or FIRE...

Schools: California State University – San Bernardino Cases: California State University at San Bernardino: Refusal to Recognize Christian Group