"When I stand up, put my hand over my heart and say the Pledge of Allegiance, I am recognizing that my rights come from God, not from the government," Jones said in a statement issued by the family's law firm, the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty. "If anyone wants to remain silent, that is their right. But it is not their right to silence me."
But Jones said she has a right to recite the pledge, regardless of how it makes others feel.
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