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Man Requests Satanic Prayer Before Town Council Meeting

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.09.2014 | Religion

Just three days after the Supreme Court ruled that sectarian legislative prayer was constitutional in Greece v. Galloway, a man in Deerfield Beach, Fl...

SCOTUS Prayer Ruling May Spur Atheist-Religious Alliances

Religion News Service | Kimberly Winston | Posted 05.08.2014 | Religion

STANFORD, Calif. (RNS) This week’s Supreme Court ruling allowing sectarian prayers at public meetings dealt a body blow to atheist organizations. ...

WATCH: "Scalia Law Is A Lot Like Sharia Law"

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.07.2014 | Religion

Political commentator and comedian John Fugelsang pointed out a logical consequence of the Supreme Court's decision to uphold sectarian prayer in Gree...

Religious Groups Condemn Supreme Court Ruling On Government Prayer

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.05.2014 | Religion

Today, a narrowly divided Supreme Court upheld the practice of sectarian prayers before local council meetings in the town of Greece, New York. The de...

Humanist Group Launches New Program In Response To Supreme Court's Prayer Ruling

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 05.05.2014 | Politics

In a swift reaction to the U.S. Supreme Court’s Greece v. Galloway ruling on Monday, which established that opening prayers at local council meeting...

Supreme Court Upholds Prayer At Government Meetings

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 07.05.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A narrowly divided Supreme Court upheld decidedly Christian prayers at the start of local council meetings on Monday, declaring th...

Supreme Court Hears Case On Legislative Prayer

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is wrestling with the appropriate role for religion in government in a case involving prayers at t...

Legislative Prayer Gets Supreme Court Review

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 11.04.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court, which asks for God's protection before every public session, will settle a dispute over prayer in...

Supreme Court Rules On Prayer At Public Meeting

AP | Posted 03.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a North Carolina county commission over the mostly Christian prayers offered at the b...