This morning, my cell phone started buzzing about ten minutes before my alarm was set to go off. Groggy-eyed, I reached over and snatched it from my night stand. While usually I'm rather irritated by the idea of waking up even a moment too soon, I couldn't help but smile when I read the text message sent by one of my favorite friends.
No one is above the law.
That's a lesson that officials at a Florida public high school seem intent on learning the hard way.
Pace High School Principal Frank Lay and his athletic director, Robert Freeman, have been charged with criminal contempt for violating a federal court order that banned Santa Rosa County school officials from leading students in prayer during school events. Read more