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Peace Cross Honoring War Dead Can Stay, High Court Rules

June 21, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The Supreme Court ruled 7-2 Thursday that a cross-shaped war memorial on public land in Maryland doesn’t violate the Constitution. In the case of American Legion v. the American Humanist Association, the atheist group had sued seeking removal of the 40-foot Peace Cross in Prince George’s County—just outside Washington, D.C.—contending that […]