Oklahoma attorney general wants private citizens to distribute religious literature in schools

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OKLAHOMA CITY (RNS) After a series of challenges to the distribution of Gideon Bibles in the state’s school districts, Oklahoma’s attorney general stepped in to defend the practice. On Tuesday (April 14), Attorney General Scott Pruitt announced a new initiative “designed to defend religious freedom and provide support to Oklahoma schools facing intimidation.”