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So a court battle under way over -- charter school in Idaho that charter revoked last year in the school believes it's becomes.
Of its use of the Bible as a historical text in the classroom.
This live in New York with the latest installment in our ongoing series.
Taking liberties what did you find here Douglas yet -- you know Idaho is one of the most conservative states in the country but it's got one of the most progressive laws separating church and state.
Now one man in Idaho is trying to change that.
The dirt field right now but this used to be -- campus.
This schoolteacher -- mop that any education that leaves out the Bible is no education at all this is not just a religious document -- yet.
It is it is -- primary teaching source.
Actual people who live during the time period.
Unfortunately for -- that the board of education in Idaho disagreed.
And shut down his charter school just one year after it was founded.
Citing his use of the Bible in class this is a video of the school hasn't existed in 2010.
And this is this school now.
All the classrooms are gone and all that's left is this vacant lot.
Moffett has now hired an attorney.
And is suing the state.
David court minutes from the alliance defense fund a conservative group that defends Christian causes the supreme court of United States has held for decades now.
Minutes constitutionally permissible to objectively teach the Bible in public schools.
2009 memorandum from Idaho's attorney general's office explains the State's position citing article nine.
No sectarian or religious -- -- doctrines shall ever be taught in the public schools but this seems pretty clear the Idaho State constitution says no religious doctrines.
She'll ever be taught in the public schools.
And actually what's interesting it's clearly a misrepresentation.
The Idaho constitution.
Sectarian -- nomination all doctrines it doesn't prohibit all religious text.
And certainly not He says if they are taught as history or literature.
That's it from your -- -- -- you -- -- Douglas thanks Douglas Kennedy back from Idaho and that story here in New York Martha.
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