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BREAKING: Judge dismisses case against “In God We Trust.”

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Revmitchell, Sep 11, 2013.

  1. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member

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    On Tuesday, Judge Harold Baer of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York dismissed a case in which eleven individuals, self-identified as Atheists and Secular Humanists, along with two associations, New York City Atheists and the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF), alleged that the national motto, “In God We Trust,” is unconstitutional. The plaintiffs’ sought to “strip the national motto from our Nation’s currency.”

    http://aclj.org/american-heritage/victory-in-god-we-still-trust
     
  2. JonC

    JonC Lifelong Disciple
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    I thought that settled in the 80’s when it was determined to be “ceremonial deism" and the motto deemed void of any significant religious content.
     
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