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Thu, 06/22/2017 - 6:29am

"A judge for the US District Court of the Northern District of Florida ruled Monday that a large cross erected in a Pensacola park is in violation of the First Amendment.... The Freedom From Religion Foundation and the American Humanist Association's Appignani Legal Center filed the suit" 

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Thu, 06/22/2017 - 6:22am

"Spearheaded by Prison Fellowship, the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, National Association of Evangelicals and the Colson Center for Worldview, the Justice Declaration seeks to rally evangelicals and other Christians against mass incarceration and for alternative sentencing for criminals who don’t pose a significant threat to society."

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