For those interested in how the American legal system mediates public displays of religion, Christmas is coming early this year.
The holiday season is always a fun time for those interested in the intersection of religion and law. 2013 is shaping up to be no different. In Oklahoma, a group of Satanists are attempting to place a Satanic monument and “interactive display” (!) on the Capitol lawn. The Satanists were followed shortly by a group of Hindus, who announced their intention to build a monument to Hanuman on the Capitol steps. Continue reading