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Charlottesville judge says law protecting war memorials applies to Lee statue

Charlottesville judge says law protecting war memorials applies to Lee statue

CHARLOTTESVILLE — A circuit court judge said Wednesday that a state law protecting war memorials applies retroactively to Charlottesville’s statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, but he wants more proof that the statue of a single historical figure counts as a military monument. Finding no fatal flaw in a Virginia statute preserving war statues, Charlottesville…

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Roy Moore’s Alabama Victory Sets Off Talk of a G.O.P. Insurrection 

Roy Moore’s Alabama Victory Sets Off Talk of a G.O.P. Insurrection 

NYT, BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Republicans are confronting an insurrection on the right that is angry enough to imperil their grip on Congress, and senior party strategists have concluded that the conservative base now loathes its leaders in Washington the same way it detested President Barack Obama. The defeat of Senator Luther Strange, Republican of Alabama, in…

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