Supreme Court upholds cross on public land in Maryland
Thursday, 20 June 2019 WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says a World War I memorial in the shape of a 40-foot-tall cross can continue to stand on public land in Maryland. The court has rejected a challenge to the nearly 100-year-old memorial. The justices have ruled that its presence on public land doesn’t violate the First Amendment’s establishment […]
US Supreme Court Rules That a Cross Can Stand on Public Land At issue in the ruling is a nearly 100 year-old, 40-foot World War I memorial cross on public land in Maryland. In the 7-2 decision, the Court ruled in part that because the cross "has stood for so many years," it is "fully consistent" with...
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