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School Moment of Silence Law

Controversial Moment Of Silence Law Coming Back To Illinois

Posted 05.26.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE: The injunction against the moment-of-silence law was officially lifted on Friday, according to a Tribune report. "This action means the Act...

House Makes School Moment Of Silence Voluntary

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The Illinois House wants moments of silence in public schools to be voluntary again. The House voted 79-33 Thursday to chan...

School Moment-Of-Silence Law Ruled Unconstitutional

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A federal judge has ruled unconstitutional a law passed by the Illinois legislature requiring the state's schools to require a moment of prayer or ref...