Saturday, November 28, 2009

AA Offers Recovery, Not Religion

AA's spirituality is often misunderstood.

In September 2007, the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favour of Ricky Inouye, a Buddhist drug offender who was sent back to prison after dropping out of a treatment program based on Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). Inouye sued the state of Hawaii, maintaining that AA is a religious program and that being required to attend it is a violation of the First Amendment....

Note: Cross posted from Recovery Is Sexy.com.

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