Members of the Westboro Baptist Church, Luke Phelps-Roper, 8, left, and Seth Phelps, 9, both from Topeka, Kansas, picket outside the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
March 2, 2011 7:30:33 AM PST
By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press
WASHINGTON - March 2, 2011 --
The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that the First Amendment protects fundamentalist church members who mount attention-getting, anti-gay protests outside military funerals.