10 commandments monument

Arkansas Secretary of State seeks design submissions for anti-abortion monument at Capitol

BY: - September 1, 2023

The Arkansas Capitol Arts and Grounds Commission is seeking potential designs for a “monument to the unborn” at the state Capitol, in accordance with a new state law. Act 310 of 2023 authorizes the Secretary of State to decide where to place “a suitable monument commemorating unborn children aborted during the era of Roe v. […]

Decision looms in First Amendment case over 10 Commandments monument at Arkansas Capitol

BY: - July 7, 2023

A decision must wait in the long-running case over whether the 10 Commandments monument at the Arkansas State Capitol violates the First Amendment.  U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker on Friday entertained a full-day of arguments about the display from lawyers in the Arkansas attorney general’s office and for the many plaintiffs and intervenors who oppose […]