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The Constitution and graduation ceremonies in church

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Ryan Colby 202-349-7219

Yahoo News, April 5, 2013

As public high schools around the country make their final plans in coming weeks for spring graduation ceremonies, a case the Supreme Court has been pondering might have an influence on the place they choose for handing out diplomas. It is said to be a fairly common practice to hold such ceremonies in churches. That may, or may not, be a constitutional problem.