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A New Life For Controversial War Memorial

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 11.12.2012 | Los Angeles

-- A war memorial cross that once stood on a rocky hilltop in a national park before being deemed unconstitutional and ordered removed was resurrecte...

Controversial 'Mojave Cross' To Return To California Desert

Religion News Service | Adelle M. Banks | Posted 11.07.2012 | Religion

(RNS) It's been debated for more than a decade, covered with a wooden box and stolen. But on Veterans Day, a controversial war memorial cross will ...

SAFE AND SOUND: Stolen Supreme Court Mojave Cross Found In Surprising Spot

AP | Posted 11.06.2012 | San Francisco

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. -- Authorities say a controversial cross honoring war dead that was stolen from its Mojave Desert perch two years ago has turned...

Is Supreme Court's Cross Ruling Good For Christians?

Religion News Service | ADELLE M. BANKS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) Evangelicals cheered when a Supreme Court ruling on Wednesday (April 28) allowed a cross to...

A Cross by Any Other Name

Geoffrey R. Stone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Geoffrey R. Stone

According to the Court's conservative justices, the Cross is not solely "a symbol of Christianity." I supposed by this logic the American flag doesn't symbolize America, either?

Supreme Court Rules Mojave Cross Can Stay On Mojave Land

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles


War Memorial Cross At Center Of Court Case Stolen

Religion News Service | By Adelle M. Banks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The war memorial cross at the center of a recent Supreme Court ruling has been stolen, a sp...

Scalia Defends Cross On Public Land, Claims It Represents Everyone

AP | MARK SHERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — As the Supreme Court weighed a dispute over a religious symbol on public land Wednesday, Justice Antonin Scalia was having difficul...