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Federal appeals court reverses decision barring prayer during high school sporting event

November 14, 2019

Via: Jurist

The US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on Wednesday reversed, in part, a decision barring two religious schools in Florida from conveying prayers over a loudspeaker before a state championship football game.

In 2015 Cambridge Christian School and University Christian School faced off in the Division 2A State football game. The football game was supervised by Florida High School Athletic Association, a state actor, which denied the school’s request for a prayer before the game.

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