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Oklahoma pastor's lawsuit over car tag was bound to happen

by The Oklahoman Editorial Board Published: June 13, 2013

The state's “Choose Life” specialty plates were unsuccessfully challenged in court as being a state en-dorsement of religion. The anti-abortion tags contained no Christian symbology, however. Public parks in the West have hosted Indian religious rites connected to prayers for rain or snow.

We like the current car tag, but we don't condemn the minister's lawsuit. This was bound to happen, to target an answer to the question of why are some cultures allowed to attach religious symbols and rites to public property and others are not?

by The Oklahoman Editorial Board
The Oklahoman Editorial Board consists of Gary Pierson, President and CEO of The Oklahoma Publishing Company; Christopher P. Reen, president and publisher of The Oklahoman; Kelly Dyer Fry, editor and vice president of news; Christy Gaylord...
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