prayer http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Appeals court upholds Mo. prayer ballot measure http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/appeals-court-upholds-mo-prayer-ballot-measure <p>A state appeals court has upheld the&nbsp;ballot summary for a proposed amendment to the Missouri&nbsp;Constitution on public prayer.</p><p>The proposed amendment asserts the right in Missouri to:</p> Wed, 13 Jun 2012 19:40:44 +0000 The Associated Press 3898 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Appeals court upholds Mo. prayer ballot measure ACLU sues Franklin County over prayers at meetings http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/aclu-sues-franklin-county-over-prayers-meetings <p>The American Civil Liberties Union is&nbsp;suing an eastern Missouri county in an effort to halt prayers at&nbsp;county commission meetings.</p><p>The <a href="http://bit.ly/LDdIEz">Washington Missourian&nbsp;reports</a> that&nbsp;the suit was filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in St. Louis by&nbsp;the ACLU on behalf of an anonymous resident of Franklin County. It&nbsp;alleges that the commission begins meetings with a prayer in&nbsp;violation of the U.S. and Missouri constitutions.</p> Wed, 23 May 2012 14:27:51 +0000 The Associated Press 3765 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org ACLU sues Franklin County over prayers at meetings