Critics say the Latin cross memorial at the foot of the Interstate 15 exit ramp is on city property and therefore unconstitutional. (Photo credit: Tom Wait)

Mom Who Lost Son In Fatal Crash To Remove Cross Memorial After Atheist Group Complains

A national atheist organization may have won the battle over a Lake Elsinore roadside memorial that features a cross erected by a mother in honor of her late son.


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Veterans Group Asks Supreme Court To Allow San Diego Cross

A veterans group has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule a judge’s order to remove a war memorial cross from a Southern California mountain.


LA County Seal

Supervisors Vote To Restore Cross To LA County Seal

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved a motion to add a cross back to the LA County seal after a nearly 10-year absence.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/07/2014


Stolen Mojave Cross War Memorial Found In Bay Area

A Mojave Desert memorial dedicated to fallen U.S. soldiers that was stolen two years ago has resurfaced in Northern California.


Lance Cpl. Donald J. Hogan, from San Clemente (courtesy Dept. of Defense)

Navy Honors Family Of Late OC Marine Killed In Afghanistan

An Orange County family has received the U.S. Navy’s highest honor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/18/2012

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Supreme Court May Decide Constitutionality Of SoCal War Memorial

The 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals will not revisit the case of the Mount Soledad cross, but backers say it could be headed to the Supreme Court.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–10/17/2011

Homeowner Laly Dobener has erected a nearly 25 ft. cross on her front lawn, prompting complaints of many of her neighbors on Hyannis Drive in West Hills. (credit: AP Photo/Los Angeles Daily News/Dean Musgrove)

West Hills Retiree Fined For Cross On Front Lawn; ‘Public Safety’ Cited

A retired San Fernando Valley woman could face thousands of dollars in zoning fines for erecting a 24-foot-high cross on her property.

CBS Los Angeles–09/23/2011


Court: SoCal War Memorial Cross Unconstitutional

City officials have argued that the cross is part of a secular war memorial, but a federal appellate court has ruled the landmark unconstutional.