As America battles over cultural issues, the Boy Scouts find themselves in the crossfire of the 2004 election season. In a number of communities where intolerant “progressives” hold sway, the Scouts are under siege because they won’t drop their commitment to God, country and traditional morality. Several of these skirmishes have grabbed headlines recently, and […]
Harold Johnson is an attorney in Sacramento with the Pacific Legal Foundation, which has submitted a friend-of-the-court brief supporting the Elk Grove Unified School District.
SACRAMENTO — Tomorrow the United States Supreme Court hears a lawsuit that features two parents embroiled in a cross between “Family Feud” and “Kramer v. Kramer.” It’s the Pledge of Allegiance case, Elk Grove Unified School District v. Newdow. The media coverage is playing up the marquee controversy in the litigation: Whether the words “under […]