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Humanist group urges justices to let ‘Bladensburg Cross’ ruling stand (access required)

4th Circuit has said war memorial violates church-state wall

A group that advocates for a sharp separation of church and state is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to let stand a lower court’s ruling that a 40-foot-cross erected as a war memorial on state-owned land in Bladensburg violates the constitutional prohibition on governmental endorsement of religion. In papers filed with the justices Friday, the American ...

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