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Appeals Court Rules Rowan County Prayer Practice Violated Constitution
July 14, 2017
RICHMOND, Va., July 14 -- The American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina issued the following news release:

The full U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit today ruled 10-5 that the commissioners of Rowan County, North Carolina, violated the Constitution when they opened public meetings by coercing public participation in prayers that overwhelmingly advanced beliefs specific to one religion. The decision upheld a lower court ruling.

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