Posts Tagged ‘Board member prayer’

Prayer at Local Government Meetings: An Evolving Jurisprudence

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Is it legal for local governments to open board meetings with a prayer? It can be, depending upon how it is done. If not done correctly, the prayer practice may violate the Establishment Clause of the United States Constitution. Court decisions have emphasized that the analysis in prayer cases is very fact specific, and each […]