Suit threatened in N. Carolina vs. athei

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Registered: 04-18-2006
Suit threatened in N. Carolina vs. athei
Sun, 12-13-2009 - 11:12am
Apparently North Carolina (among other states) has a law that requires a belief "in Almighty God" to hold office. So a local man is threatening to sue his city for swearing in the man who won election to city council because he is an atheist.
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O Lord Lead me from the unreal to the real.
Lead me from the darkness to light.
Lead me from death to immortality.
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Registered: 12-20-2003
Sun, 12-13-2009 - 1:01pm
Wow, what a waste of time, money, and resources this will be for a case that was settled in 1961.