EVANSVILLE, Ind. — The 6-foot tall crosses barred by a federal judge from being displayed on Evansville’s public riverfront have been lined up in a parking lot along a busy street.
Organizers began looking for alternate sites for the 31 decorated crosses after the judge blocked them from going up along the Ohio River, saying it would be an unconstitutional endorsement of religion by the city. They were placed Wednesday in the parking lot of the former Whirlpool refrigerator factory along U.S. 41, near Evansville Regional Airport, the Evansville Courier & Press reported.
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