Apparently not in theocratic Oklahoma:
[Governor] Henry signs Ten Commandments monument bill
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I wonder who’s going to be signing all those lawsuit checks: I know who’s going to be funding them. . .
I hope the State Capitol has a large lawn: other denominations will likely want to purchase and place monuments, too.
Oklahoma Constitutional laws that apply:
Bill of Rights. Article II – 5. Public money or property ‑ Use for sectarian purposes.
No public money or property shall ever be appropriated, applied, donated, or used, directly or indirectly, for the use, benefit, or support of any sect, church, denomination, or system of religion, or for the use, benefit, or support of any priest, preacher, minister, or other religious teacher or dignitary, or sectarian institution as such.
American Library Association rules that relate:
From the Bill of Rights:
VI. Libraries which make exhibit spaces and meeting rooms available to the public they serve should make such facilities available on an equitable basis, regardless of the beliefs or affiliations of individuals or groups requesting their use.
From the Code of Ethics:
VII. We distinguish between our personal convictions and professional duties and do not allow our personal beliefs to interfere with fair representation of the aims of our institutions. . .
Something to consider: