U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Texas School Board Prayer Case

U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Texas School Board Prayer Case

Written by Don Byrd The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday declined to hear the plaintiff’s appeal in American Humanist Association v. Birdville Independent School District, ending a closely watched government prayer dispute. The denial leaves in place a controversial...
Will the U.S. Supreme Court Take Another Government Prayer Case?

Will the U.S. Supreme Court Take Another Government Prayer Case?

Written by Don Byrd Earlier this week, the American Humanist Association (AHA) filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court to hear its appeal in a case involving opening invocations at a school board meeting. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in March that...