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By Tony Mauro
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High court to hear establishment-clause case challenging Mojave Desert cross. FULL STORY>  
Scrooge strikes early: Ohio village cancels Christmas parade
Mayor says logistical problems, lack of sponsor were main reasons for cancellation, but that name change to 'holiday' parade also drew criticism. 11.03.09
Wash. officials issue new rules after holiday-display debacle
Prompted by controversy last year over Nativity scene, atheist sign, state issues new guidelines that bar nongovernment displays inside Capitol buildings but allow them outside. 11.02.09

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