Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:00 am (Updated: May 21, 12:00 am)
By CHARLES C. HAYNES
First Amendment Center
Mixing prayer and state has always been a messy, contentious business — but last week it got even messier and more contentious.
In a close 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of prayers at legislative meetings, even when most prayers are prayed in the name of Jesus (Town of Greece v. Galloway).
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