Michael Newbow's lawsuit against the Pledge of Allegiance was just his latest attempt. He has also sued to remove "In God We Trust" from the money and has filed other similar lawsuits to promote his atheist cause. Here is a typical story.
The name Michael is Biblical and means Who is Like God. I think that if Michael Newbow is really so eager to get God out of his life, then he ought to start by changing his own name.