It happens every week at meetings in towns, counties and cities nationwide. A lawmaker or religious leader leads a prayer before officials begin the business of zoning changes, contract approvals and trash pickup. At least five lawsuits around the country -- in California, Florida, Missouri, New York, and Tennessee -- are actively challenging pre-meeting prayers.
posted: 11/22/2012 10:12 AM
Lawsuits challenge prayer at public meetings
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