TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Suzanne Craig Robertson on Mar 20, 2012

A proposal that would protect teachers who allow students to criticize scientific theories like evolution, SB 893, was approved 24-8 in the Senate on Monday evening. A similar version passed the House 70-23 last year. The bill's Senate sponsor, Bo Watson, R-Hixon, says the legislation is necessary to help teachers know how to respond to questions about such subjects. TriCities.com has more