Lying For The Lord


"Petitioner Joseph Kennedy lost his job as a high school football coach in the Bremerton School District after he knelt at midfield after games to offer a quiet personal prayer.

Held: The Free Exercise and Free Speech Clauses of the First Amendment protect an individual engaging in a personal religious observance from government reprisal; the Constitution neither mandates nor permits the government to suppress such religious expression"

Sotomayor, here's your "quiet personal prayer":

If one dime of my tax dollars ends up funding some jackhole's religiosity at a public school, there's gonna be some noise.

See, also, Vox