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Ten Commandments monument under construction at Arkansas Capitol

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click to enlarge BASE IN PLACE. Monument is on the west side of the Capitol, on ground near the Justice Building. - BRIAN CHILSON
  • Brian Chilson
  • BASE IN PLACE. Monument is on the west side of the Capitol, on ground near the Justice Building.
Several, including KARK/Fox 16, noted yesterday that construction has begun on the Ten Commandments monument on the Capitol grounds.

The ACLU has made it clear it intends to sue over the promotion of religion on the Capitol grounds, as it has successfully done elsewhere. It had said the monument would likely have to be put in place first for the lawsuit to proceed. The day draws near.

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