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Religious Conflicts
Free speech challenged in Carroll [Letter]
Free speech challenged in Carroll [Letter]

I read the article, "Prayer case plaintiffs file for contempt" (April 3) with great interest since it quotes Bruce Holstein's comments at a Carroll County Commissioners meeting regarding a federal court injunction that temporarily bars the commissioners from reciting sectarian prayers at their meetings. Mr. Holstein is a devout Catholic, and he is also my brother. Many devout worshipers, whether they be Christian, Jewish, Muslim or of other faiths, do not leave their religion at the door of the church, synagogue, mosque or temple after religious services end. Rather, they live their religion each and every day. And the First Amendment guarantees their right to do so. ...