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...new measure in Georgia was prompted after public postings of the Ten Commandments sparked controversy at the Barrow County Courthouse. A federal judge ordered its removal after the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit. - Edited from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/26/met_145167.shtml
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Car dealer buys Commandments display for $7,600

...Commandments display. By that point, bidding for the controversial hanging that once graced the breezeway of the Barrow County Courthouse had reached $6,400. He decided to make a move. Less than an hour later, Mr. Akins was the proud owner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/24/rel_6607.shtml
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Ten Commandments plaque goes on eBay WINDER, GA. - A Ten Commandments plaque that was removed from the Barrow County Courthouse after the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit is attracting bids on the online auction site eBay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/14/met_2641.shtml
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Groups attend support rally for Ten Commandments

...Klan member and featuring the congregation of a predominantly black Atlanta church drew about 250 people to the Barrow County Courthouse on Friday in support of a controversial Ten Commandments display in the downtown Winder building. A Sept. 17...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/27/met_391690.shtml
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Commandments display draws suit from ACLU

...Commandments in light of much vocal support for the display. On Thursday, hundreds of people rallied on the Barrow County Courthouse grounds in support keeping the display. The commission has been under fire from the ACLU since June, after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/16/met_387976.shtml
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Justice gets a face-lift

...touches on a clock tower restoration project at the Barrow County Courthouse, one of several Georgia historic courthouses...modern offices to better use historic spaces. The Barrow County Courthouse was built in 1920 and designed by architect J...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/06/met_331760.shtml
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Georgia religious group looks to organize chapters statewide

BETHLEHEM, Ga. - Now that a federal lawsuit over a Ten Commandments display in the Barrow County courthouse has been settled, the group that helped raise funds for the county's legal fight is going back to its roots. Ten Commandments-Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/01/met_442958.shtml
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County receives defense support

...defense against a Sept. 17 ACLU lawsuit, which asserts that a Ten Commandments plaque in a breezeway in the Barrow County Courthouse violates the principle of church-state separation. Judge Moore was suspended on ethics charges for refusing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/31/met_402913.shtml
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Religion News in Brief

...church and state, materials from various religions are on display near a disputed Ten Commandments plaque at the Barrow County courthouse. The additions include Hindu stories, Buddhist teachings, excerpts from Islam's Quran and writings that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/10/rel_400584.shtml
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Ex-justice speaks at county rally

WINDER, Ga. - Former Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore told about 350 people packing the lawn of the Barrow County Courthouse on Thursday that he stands behind the county commission's insistence on keeping a Ten Commandments display...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/07/met_389372.shtml
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