January 1, 2009

Atheists file suit to block inaugural prayer

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WASHINGTON(RNS) Led by a California atheist who has tried to remove the phrase “under God” from the pledge of allegiance, a group of atheists filed suit in federal court Tuesday (Dec. 30) to block prayers and mentions of God at President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration on Jan 20. Michael Newdow, joined in his complaint by 11 […]

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