Court revives church-state lawsuit against Colorado schools
June 21, 2017
DENVER (AP) — A federal court has revived a Colorado parent's lawsuit that alleges a school district violated the constitutional separation of church and state.
The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver ruled Tuesday that a woman identified as Jane Zoe can sue the Douglas County School District over a fundraising appeal that a teacher distributed for a Christian group.
Zoe says she received an email from her son's teacher requesting donations for the group and her son was sent home with a flyer about it. Zoe says her family is non-Christian, and the appeals made her son feel pressured a...