7th Circuit Hears Arguments in Indiana Christmas Pageant Case

7th Circuit Hears Arguments in Indiana Christmas Pageant Case

Written by Don Byrd A long-running dispute in Elkhart, Indiana reached a federal court of appeals this week as the 7th Circuit heard arguments over the constitutionality of a public high school’s annual Christmas pageant. A district court previously issued an...
Indiana Religion in Schools Bill Heads to Governor

Indiana Religion in Schools Bill Heads to Governor

Written by Don Byrd The Indiana legislature sent a religion in schools bill to the Governor today for his signature. The Indianapolis Star tells you everything you need to know about it. House Bill 1024, which has been sent to Gov. Eric Holcomb, allows...
Religion in Schools Updates: Florida, Kentucky, Indiana

Religion in Schools Updates: Florida, Kentucky, Indiana

Written by Don Byrd Yesterday, the Kentucky House passed with an 81-8 vote a bill that purports to protect religious expression in public schools. Senate Bill 17 is headed to Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin for his signature. The bill specifies that students may pray...
Religion in Schools Bill Passes Indiana House 83-12

Religion in Schools Bill Passes Indiana House 83-12

Written by Don Byrd Following up on state legislation I posted about earlier, the Indiana House has passed House Bill 1024, which states that school officials cannot take action against students or their parents for student religious expression and exercising during...