TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on May 9, 2016

The American Atheists Inc. and a Bradley County resident filed a lawsuit against Bradley County Sheriff Eric Watson and the county for promoting Christianity on the sheriff’s department’s Facebook page. The suit, filed Friday in U.S. District Court in Chattanooga, also claimed critics’ posts have been deleted from the page. The group said Watson and his office violated the First Amendment, the Times Free Press reports