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Bremerton coach fired for praying on the field must be reinstated by March

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A Bremerton football coach who was fired for praying on the field during games must be reinstated to his former position by March of 2023 and is entitled to "reasonable attorneys' fees" from the school, according to court documents. Joseph Kennedy's case about his firing made it all the way up to the Supreme Court-- with the court ruling 6-3 in favor of the coach getting his job back. In an August 2022 ruling, the justices said Kennedy's right to pray on the field was protected by the First Amendment.
Published 3 months ago · Bremerton, United States

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High school football coach who lost job for praying on field after games to be reinstated

A high school football coach who famously lost his job for leading prayers on the field after games will be reinstated by the spring of next year, court documents show.

3 months ago·United States
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Praying high school football coach to return to the field by March

The high school football coach whose termination for his postgame, on-field prayers was ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in June will return to work in Bremerton, Washington, by mid-March, according to a joint stipulation filed by attorneys for both sides.

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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In June, the Supreme Court ruled 6-3 in favor of Joe Kennedy, an assistant football coach at Bremerton High School.

3 months ago·New York, United States
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After Supreme Court ruling Bremerton coach to be reinstated by March

After a big win at the U.S. Supreme Court, Joe Kennedy, a Bremerton assistant football coach could return to coaching as soon as next spring. 

3 months ago·Tacoma, United States
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