Provided by: Lubbock ISD
Background: On Thursday, U. S. District Judge Sam Cummings released his ruling in the case of Little Pencil v. Lubbock ISD, more commonly known as the "Jesus Tattoo" lawsuit.
The Court ruled in LISD's favor, granting their Motion for Summary Judgment and denied Little Pencil's Motion for Summary Judgment.
Lubbock ISD released this statement on the case:
"Throughout this process, we have asserted that our actions were in keeping with district policies, state and federal law, and we are pleased that the Court ruled in favor of Lubbock ISD. We will continue to focus on our mission of educating students and hope we can put this behind us and give our complete attention to that important work."
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