Judge bars Carroll commissioners from invoking Jesus

March 27, 2014

The Carroll County commissioners must stop opening their meetings with prayers to Jesus Christ, a federal judge ruled Wednesday, a decision that comes amid a national debate over the limits of religious observation by public bodies.

 

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