WE HAVE GOOD NEWS to report. This website, the online presence of the Birmingham News and the Huntsville Times, carries this story, List of bills killed by Alabama Legislature, which says:
Hundreds of bills have died in the 2008 session of the Alabama Legislature because they did not pass in the house where they were introduced. Some of them would have:
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… protected teachers from being fired for giving personal opinion while teaching controversial subjects like evolution.