Contributed by Rachel Wilder
According to News and Record, The sponsors of a recent legislative proposal for North Carolina to be able to create its own laws about religion without the federal government’s involvement, apologize. They state that this proposal was poorly worded and was not intended to create a state religion.
Initially, this was written allow Rowan County officials to open their meetings with a Christian prayer. They were sued for violating the first Amendment for routinely praying in the beginning of meetings.