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A challenge spearheaded by Michael A. Newdow to the words “under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance is once again pending before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. Unlike when Newdow’s earlier Pledge challenge came before the 9th Circuit, and Newdow was the lone plaintiff, this time Newdow is serving as the attorney for two sets of parents and their minor children who object to the current wording of the Pledge.