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Parameters for Prayer in Public Schools

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KENNEWICK, Wash.- After controversy over prayer boxes in some Finley Schools, lawyers say the legal line is very thin.

They say there are three criteria used to evaluate legality.

Is the purpose to spread religion, is it entangled with education and is a religious message being sent.

If any of those are met, it is probably illegal.

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