TITLE

Bill Advocating Creationism Dies In Indiana House Due To Lawsuit Concern

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Church & State;Apr2012, Vol. 65 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the termination of the State Bill 89 that allows the integration of creationism in public schools in Indiana. The main reason of overturning the bill is due to the occurrence of numerous lawsuits from non-religious families against public schools in the state. Members of the Americans United have been criticizing the curriculum and considered it as unconstitutional. The move of Senator Dennis Kruse, advocate of creationism, in asserting the subject matter is also noted.
ACCESSION #
74081603

 

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