Ten Commandments Display on Public Property

The Pew Center held a forum on public displays of the Ten Commandments, and efforts to erect monuments representing the documents in around… read more

The Pew Center held a forum on public displays of the Ten Commandments, and efforts to erect monuments representing the documents in around local courthouses. Among the issues they addressed were the place of the Commandments in Western history and Judeo-Christian religious practices, the separation of church and state, and the free expression of speech and religion. On March 2nd, the Supreme Court had scheduled oral arguments in two cases that concerned the placement of Ten Commandment displays on public property. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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Ten Commandments Display on Public Property

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Program ID:
185650-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 24, 2005
Last Aired:
Feb 28, 2005

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  • Feb 24, 2005 | 2:04pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 24, 2005 | 9:42pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 25, 2005 | 12:52am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 25, 2005 | 6:26am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 28, 2005 | 9:48am EST | C-SPAN 2
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