• Md., 6 other states have bans on atheists holding office

    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Some freedom-from-religion advocates are pressing Maryland and six other states to remove provisions from their state constitutions prohibiting people who don’t believe in God from holding public office. The Openly Secular…

  • Md. constitution bans atheists from public service

    If you want to hold office, or even serve
    as a juror or witness, in Maryland, the state constitution says you have to make \”a declaration of belief in the existence of God.\”

  • Group confident Md. cross memorial will stay

    A local landmark that stands in the middle of a
    major roadway
    remains the center of a Constitutional debate.