- Associated Press - Saturday, November 7, 2015

FARGO, N.D. (AP) - A non-profit law firm has asked the North Dakota State High School Activities Association to suspend its ban on prayer during a football playoff game at Fargo Shanley High School.

The game is slated for Saturday

KFGO says attorney Peter Breen of the Thomas More Society in Chicago is representing Shanley High School. Breen says he thinks the policy may be unconstitutional.

Breen says the Supreme Court has ruled it’s unconstitutional to require private schools to give up their religious identity in order to participate in government sponsored programs.

The school association says it is taking the request seriously.


Information from: KFGO-AM, https://www.kfgo.com

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide