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"The Monuments Issue" was first aired on Sunday February 2nd 2014. Our Guests were Rick Tepker, Professor of Law, University of Oklahoma College of Law and Harvey Ellis, Attorney, Crowe & Dunlevy.

Our topics included:
  1. The 10 Commandments Monument at the Oklahoma Fairgrounds - background of the controversy about this.
  2. 2009 Statute.
  3. Erection of the Oklahoma Monument 2012.
  4. ACLU lawsuit - Prescott.
  5. Additional monument requests.
  6. Explanation of the ACLU lawsuit.
  7. The Oklahoma Constitution.
  8. Other proposed monuments - what’s going on there and how they should be resolved.
  9. Difference between government speech and citizens’ free speech.
  10. Establishment clause issues - what it is and what the First Amendment says.
  11. The Court’s composition change since 2005.
  12. Green v. Haskell County Bd. of Commissioners, what that was and what impact it had.
  13. Prediction for the outcome of these pieces of litigation.

Harvey Ellis, Kent Meyers, Rick Tepker