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Overturn Engel v. Vitale

If the Supreme Court can prevent communities from acknowledging God in their public institutions, there truly are no limits to its authority.

Texan School Class In Prayer
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Overturning Roe seemed like a pipe dream until it finally happened. Now that the worst modern legal precedent is gone, we asked TAC contributors: Which bad decision should the Supreme Court overturn next?

The New York State Board of Regents in 1951 drafted a prayer to be read in the state’s public schools. The final prayer was adopted unanimously after consultation with priests, ministers, and rabbis. It read as follows: