Supreme Court Rules Maryland Peace Cross Stays

The Supreme Court ruled on Thursday the Maryland Peace Cross, a World War II Memorial, does not violate the U.S. constitution and can remain standing.

A 93-year-old World War I memorial in the shape of a Latin cross won’t have to come down after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that it didn’t run afoul of the Constitution.

A lower federal court previously ruled that the 40-foot cross—now situated on public land—must come down because it has the “primary effect of endorsing religion and excessively entangles the government in religion.”

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