Law Forum : Federal prisons agree to recognize humanism as religion

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    Federal prisons agree to recognize humanism as religion



    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Federal prisoners who identify as humanist can now celebrate Darwin Day and get accommodations typically afforded to those inmates who believe in a deity.

    The federal Bureau of Prisons agreed in the settlement of a lawsuit to add a section on humanism to its manual on inmate beliefs and practices. Officials in the prison system will also consider requests from humanist inmates for access to study materials, observance of holy days, and time and space for religious activities ...


    http://news.yahoo.com/federal-prisons-agree-recognize-humanism-religion-215546616.html

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