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Court: Christian fraternity must be recognized

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by moondg, Jul 30, 2008.

  1. moondg

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    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- A federal appeals court has ordered University of Florida officials to recognize a Christian fraternity.
    Judges from the 11th U.S. Circuit in Atlanta issued an injunction Wednesday ordering the action while a discrimination lawsuit filed by Beta Upsilon Chi against the school moves forward.
    The fraternity hasn't been allowed to join the off-campus system of fraternities and sororities because its rules bar religious discrimination. The fraternity requires its members to be Christians.
    http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/F/FL_FRATERNITY_LAWSUIT_FLOL-?SITE=FLTAM&SECTION=US
    Yea this is great.:thumbs: :applause:
     
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