Case

York Preparatory Academy/Concerned Parents

Alliance Defending Freedom letter informed school officials that First Amendment protects religious songs (4/20/2020)

Client Story

Phillip Dean

When Phillip and his classmates at York Preparatory Academy walked into band class expecting another normal day of practice, their band director delivered a surprising and disappointing announcement. (4/19/2020)

Blog

Anti-Faith Humbugs Ensure ‘Tis The Season To Be … Litigious

Sad to say, the coming of Christmas signals the coming of groups like the American Civil Liberties Union and the Freedom from Religion Foundation, whose attorneys seem terrified at the prospect that someone, somewhere, might construe the celebrations of this season as having something remotely to do with Jesus Christ. In fact, these groups are so intimidating that in some cases, they don’t have to actually say anything at all to persuade school officials to accommodate their anti-Christmas agenda. (4/19/2020)

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Are Students Free to Celebrate Christmas at School?

Phillip Dean was very much looking forward to performing in his school's winter concert. That is, until the band was told that they would have to cut two of the songs that the students chose because the lyrics include religious references. (4/20/2020)

Press Release

SC school bans religious Christmas carols…even without words

Alliance Defending Freedom sends letter to inform school officials that First Amendment protects religious songs (4/19/2020)

Press Release

SC school lifts ban on religious Christmas carols

Alliance Defending Freedom letter informed school officials that First Amendment protects religious songs (4/19/2020)