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Nation rallies around Pledge
Washington Times ^ | 6/28/02 | Stephen Dinan

Posted on 06/27/2002 10:16:35 PM PDT by kattracks

Edited on 07/12/2004 3:55:00 PM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]

In the face of nationwide, near-unanimous outrage, the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday postponed enforcement of its ruling that public school students may not recite the Pledge of Allegiance.

The ruling on Wednesday by a three-judge panel in San Francisco said having children recite the Pledge in public schools violates the Constitution because the Pledge refers to "one nation under God."


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1 posted on 06/27/2002 10:16:35 PM PDT by kattracks
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To: kattracks
I wonder what would happen if elementary schools were open.
2 posted on 06/27/2002 10:29:26 PM PDT by d4now
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To: d4now
some of our local schools are year round. The school district has said they will continue to say the pledge until someone stops them.
3 posted on 06/27/2002 11:40:23 PM PDT by goodieD
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