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Welcome back after years of legal battles the nation's first monument to atheism.
On public property is going up outside of Florida courthouse today.
Right next to a monument of the ten commandments Steve Harrigan is live situation.
Starke Florida with the story Steve.
Heading this bench behind me is what all the commotion is about that 15100 pound piece of granite put up by the American Atheists and organization -- New Jersey.
It's got some quotations -- from Ben Franklin Thomas Jefferson as you can plainly see it's just a few feet away from a monument.
Commemorating the ten commandments there here at the Bradford county courthouse.
It's the result of a lengthy lawsuit and the head of the American atheist organization says this bench is only the beginning.
Be doing this more often all over the country.
Because so many places for the ten commandments up in free speech zones but those free speech zones do not feature other views at all.
Now here in northern Florida in the heavily Christian town of star.
Among local residents there is a lot of anger about this bench.
Christians are praying as we speak today right now there's groups all of America for praying.
That these folks will realize that eternity is too long to be wrong.
This really seems to be part of a new strategy by the American atheist organization instead of trying to take monuments to -- ten commandments out of public.
Territory they're trying to get their own monuments to atheism on public -- Headed back to you Steve Harrigan live for some stark Florida thank you.
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