"Ten Commandments" judge to speak to 28th District Republican Club

Alabama Supreme Court Justice Roy Moore will headline GOP event

Tacoma News TribuneApril 23, 2014 

Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore walks towards the Judiciary Committee Office in Montgomery, Ala., to answer questions before the State Ethics Committee about his refusal to adhere to a judge's ruling to remove his Ten Commandments Monument from the rotunda of the Alabama Judicial Building Friday August 22, 2003.

(AP PHOTO/MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER, DAVID ALAN PLANCHET)

A judge who made national news in 2003 when he refused to remove a monument containing the Ten Commandment will headline a dinner and fundraiser for the 28th District Republican Club.

Roy Moore, then the chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, was removed from office after refusing to follow a federal court order to remove the monument. He ran again in 2012 and received 52 percent of the vote.

The event is schedule for May 2 at 6 p.m. at the Oakbrook Country and Golf Club, 8102 Zircon, Drive SW in Lakewood. Reservations are required at 253-588-4138, 253-564-7150 or at trishotterholt@yahoo.com.

 

 

 

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