Ten Commandments constitutional amendment

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Wed February 27, 2013

Ala. Senate Approves Ten Commandments Displays

The Ten Commandments monument is pictured through the glass front doors of the Alabama Judicial Building in Montgomery, Ala. in this Aug. 25, 2003, file photo.
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The Alabama Senate has approved a proposed constitutional amendment to protect the display of the Ten Commandments in public buildings.


The Senate voted 23-1 Tuesday for the legislation sponsored by Republican Sen. Gerald Dial of Lineville. The bill still must be approved by the House and by voters in a statewide referendum before it can take effect.

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