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H.S. Bible Banner Lawsuit Heads To Texas Supreme Court

A group of high school cheerleaders from southeast Texas asked the state Supreme Court on Wednesday to rule on whether banners emblazoned with Bible verses that they display at football games is protected free speech.

08/06/2014

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Valedictorian: State & Federal Laws Violated After Speech “Censoring”

It’s been exactly one week since administrators with the Joshua ISD silenced the graduation speech of the class valedictorian, because he made religious references. Now the high schooler has retained the services of a non-profit legal group.

CBSDFW.COM–06/13/2013

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Texas School District Appeals Bible Banner Ruling

The district says it wants the 9th Texas Court of Appeals in Beaumont to clarify whether the Kountze High School cheerleaders have a free speech right to include the religious messages.

05/28/2013

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Plano Christian Candy Cane Dispute Reaches High Court

A North Texas religious group’s fight over allowing Christian-themed holiday items in schools and the accountability of educators has reached the U.S. Supreme Court.

12/22/2011

Mark Reed and Dante Walkup (right) who used SKYPE during a wedding ceremony in Texas.

Partners Tying Knot Try Loophole In Texas Ceremony

When Mark Reed and Dante Walkup tied the knot last month in Texas, they found a loophole and made it legal. While their boots were firmly planted at the “W” hotel in Dallas, an officiate in the District of Columbia legalized their union through SKYPE.

CBS 11–11/16/2010