Veterans Memorial

VIDEO: Gov. Hogan Recognizes WWII Veteran at Peace Cross

April 20, 2018 • In the News

World War II veteran John Pedevillano received a citation from Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan at the controversial Peace Cross in Bladensburg. Derrick Ward reports.

Appeals Court Decrees That A War Memorial Must Go Because It ‘Endorses Religion’

April 18, 2018 • In the News

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof….” So begins the First Amendment to our Constitution. Those words have been turned into a “law” that allows courts to demand an impenetrable wall of separation between religion and government. A recent case shows […]

Nation’s Largest Veterans Service Organizations Asks Federal Appeals Court to Affirm Constitutionality of Ninety-Year-Old Veterans Memorial

The American Legion asks the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit to uphold constitutionality of the Bladensburg World War I Veterans Memorial
December 7, 2016 • Press Releases

RICHMOND, VA, December 7, 2016 – Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit heard the case regarding the constitutionality of the Bladensburg World War I Veterans Memorial. On November 15, 2015, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland ruled that the ninety-year-old veterans memorial was […]

‘Personally Offended’ Atheists Fight to Have Veteran Memorial Taken Down

Daily Caller
December 29, 2015 • In the News

“I’m a veteran myself, and it is encouraging and a relief to see that this senseless attack on our nations veterans memorials have been defeated…” Roger Byron, senior counsel for Liberty Institute, told TheDCNF after the original November ruling in his favor. Read full article »

Judge Throws Out Lawsuit Filed by Those Who Found a WWI Memorial Offensive

Daily Signal
December 1, 2015 • In the News

Maryland federal judge Deborah Chasanow (a Clinton appointee) threw out a lawsuit filed by the American Humanist Association over a forty-foot-tall war memorial that is almost 100 years old. Read full article »

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