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College nixes sale of 'Christmas' trees

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 11/28/2012 @ 9:26 am In Education,Faith,Front Page,U.S. | No Comments

(FOX News) – A North Carolina community college has been accused of violating the First Amendment rights of students after they told a club they could not use the word “Christmas” to promote a Christmas tree sale.

“It’s ridiculous that anyone would have to think twice about using the word ‘Christmas’ as part of a Christmas tree sale,” said Matt Sharp, an attorney with Alliance Defending Freedom.

ADF sent a letter to officials at Western Piedmont Community College urging them to either reconsider their decision to censor the word “Christmas” – or else face a possible lawsuit.

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