The American Legion recently appealed the Bladensburg Cross case to the Supreme Court in an effort to save a World War I memorial. Earlier, the U.S. Court of Appeals of the Fourth Circuit declared that the cross shape of the Bladensburg World War I Veterans Memorial in Prince George's County, Md., violates the First Amendment. The memorial was erected in 1925 by local Gold Star mothers and the local American Legion post. A copy of the petition to the U.S. Supreme Court is available on FirstLiberty.org. To learn more about the history of the Bladensburg World War I Memorial and to sign the petition to let it stand, visit FirstLiberty.org. For more information about the case, read the Burn Pit.
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