Cheerleaders continue fight over bible banners

Published 08/08 2014 10:45AM

Updated 08/08 2014 11:01AM

CBS- Atheist groups say a Texas high school cheer team violated the separation of church and state by using banners inscribed with Bible scripture at its games.

But the cheerleaders aren't giving up without a fight, asking the state Supreme Court to weigh in on a controversial two-year-long battle.

The team began printing scripture onto its game banners in 2012, but the school received a complaint, leading the Freedom From Religion Foundation to write a letter to the Kountze school district.

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