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Supreme Court of the United States

Richter v. Goleta Union School District

Last Updated 6/2/2020


Craig Richter, the principal of Foothill School, was threatened with termination for choosing to appear in a video promoting a prayer breakfast that is intended to honor teachers. Although Richter did not participate in the event, which was open to persons of all faiths, he found himself facing disciplinary action by Goleta Union School District officials.

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