Tag : Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964
title : Coaches Tell Court Kneeling to Pray is Same Right as Kneeling to Protest Injustice
summary : Two high-profile legal briefs were filed with the U.S. Court of Appeals on Monday evening on behalf of Coach Joe Kennedy, a Bremerton High School football coach who was fired for taking a knee at the 50-yard line and offering a brief, private prayer after high school football games.
date : Nov 08, 2016 03:26 PM EST
title : Religious Discrimination Lawsuit Filed for Washington High School Coach Against School District
summary : One Washington-based football coach, who also is a Marine Corps veteran, said he made a commitment to God he would give thanks after every game-win or lose-for the opportunity to be a football coach and for his players. That practice cost him his job, but the legal fight regarding religious rights has just begun.
date : Aug 11, 2016 11:06 AM EDT