January 13, 2012

Judge rules against prayer banner in R.I. school

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(RNS) A federal judge ruled Wednesday (Jan. 11) in favor of a teenage atheist who sought the removal of a prayer banner from her Rhode Island high school. Attorneys for Jessica Ahlquist, 16, argued that a banner on display in Providence’s Cranston High School West’s auditorium titled “School Prayer” and addressing “Our Heavenly Father” is […]

  • amkev

    Cranston High School West is not located in the city of Providence as the author writes at the start of the second paragraph but rather int he city of Cranston.