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Children recite the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of the school day (file/credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

N.J. Attorneys Go To Battle Over Phrase ‘Under God’ In Pledge Of Allegiance

Attorneys offered contrasting interpretations of the Pledge of Allegiance during oral arguments Wednesday in a New Jersey family’s lawsuit claiming a school district is discriminating against their child’s atheist beliefs.

11/19/2014

Children recite the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of the school day (file/credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Atheist N.J. Family Sues School District Over ‘Under God’ Phrase In Pledge Of Allegiance

The lawsuit against the Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District was filed in state court last month and announced Monday by the American Humanist Association.

04/21/2014