11th Circuit Reluctantly Affirms Order to Remove Pensacola Cross

11th Circuit Reluctantly Affirms Order to Remove Pensacola Cross

Written by Don Byrd A brief filed with the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals earlier this by advocates including the Baptist Joint Committee describes the challenge to the constitutionality of a large cross on public land in Pensacola, Florida, as “an easy one.” And while...
Texas Supreme Court Declines to Take up Cheerleader Banner Case

Texas Supreme Court Declines to Take up Cheerleader Banner Case

Written by Don Byrd The Texas Supreme Court has declined to take up a long-running case involving banners with religious messages being displayed by public high school cheerleaders at football games in Kountze County. That leaves in place an appeals court decision...