Georgia gets Ten Commandments in judicial buildings and courthouses

Bill: HB941 (PDF)

Sponsored by Rep. Tommy Benton and signed into law in 2006 by Gov. Sonny Perdue, HB941 authorizes the display of certain historical documents, including religious documents such as the Ten Commandments, as part of the foundation of American law and government. Authorizes the Attorney General to defend counties who display documents relative to the religious heritage of America.

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