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School prayer case.
Listen to Oral Arguments of Engel v. Vitale
Engel v. Vitale
Call Number: 344.73 HAA
Parents of students in New Hyde Park, NY fought to bar their public schools from requiring that students recite the state's Regents' Prayer. The parents' protests made it to the Supreme Court, resulting in the powerful and emotion-filled decision.
Engle v. Vitale
Call Number: 344.73 LOR
Points out that although a 1962 Supreme Court case decided that official prayers in public schools are unconstitutional, the issue of separation of church and state remains.