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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...

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...

Veterans Sue Obama Administration Over Disputed Cross Memorial

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The Veterans of Foreign Wars has sued the Obama administration, saying it is dragging its f...

On Veterans, Crosses And Shields

Laura Silver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Laura Silver

A memorial may etch a notch in our collective conscious, but it cannot convey the details of veterans' lives. Perhaps people of non-dominant faith groups have the (forgive me) cross to bear. In that spirit, I offer a Jewish perspective.

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?

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...

Thieves Take Controversial Mojave Desert Cross

AP | ROBERT JABLON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — A cross erected on a remote Mojave Desert outcropping to honor American war dead has been stolen less than two weeks after the U.S...