Mar 01, 2000 · Bob Jones III, president of Bob Jones University (BJU), announced March 3 that the fundamentalist school is dropping its longstanding ban on interracial dating. The Author: From Evangelical Press. Bob Jones University (BJU) is a private, non-denominational evangelical university in Greenville, South Carolina, known for its conservative cultural and religious positions. The college, with approximately 2,500 students, is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools.Campus: Suburban, 210 acres (85 ha).
Mar 03, 2000 · Criticism following Republican presidential candidate George W. Bush's visit to Bob Jones University has led the school to drop its controversial ban on interracial dating. "As of today, we've Author: Cbsnews.Com Staff Cbsnews.Com Staff. On the same program, he announced the lifting of the University’s policy against interracial dating. Our sincere desire is to exhibit a truly Christlike spirit and biblical position in these areas. Today, Bob Jones University enrolls students from all 50 states and nearly 50 .
Bob Jones University v. United States, 461 U.S. 574 (1983), was a decision by the United States Supreme Court holding that the religion clauses of the First Amendment did not prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from revoking the tax exempt status of a religious university whose practices are contrary to a compelling government public policy Concurrence: Powell (concurring in part, concurring in the judgment). Jan 19, 2016 · Steve Pettit and Carl Abrams talked about Bob Jones University, a Christian liberal arts college at the center of a Supreme Court Case about civil rights and religious liberty. Bob Jones.