Friday, June 14, 2013
The ruling? No Texas law prohibits cheerleaders from using religious themed banners at school sporting events.
"Anyone has the right to express what they want to," said one Kountze cheerleader.
Several of the Kountze High School girls have been involved in a lawsuit with the school district after their banners were banned in the fall of 2012.
Another cheerleader said, "It was just something that we needed to do as a team"
On Thursday, Perry signed what has been dubbed the “Merry Christmas bill” into law. The measure allows schools to display religious symbols such as nativity scenes and Christmas trees so long as at least one other religious image or secular icon is also included.
Posted by Supi at 6:10 PM