O'Connor and Court Silence Councilman Who Said, 'Jesus'

July 28, 2008 | 8:09 PM EDT
Fredericksburg, Va., City Council member Rev. Hashmel Turner said his 1st Amendment rights were violated by former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals because they ruled he could not pray "in Jesus' name" in his capacity as a councilman.