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Fight Over Nativity Scene In Santa Monica Heads To Court

The city of Santa Monica has allowed an elaborate nativity scene in its Palisades Park each Christmas for nearly 60 years, but officials are ending the tradition this year after an atheist set up his own non-religious display and caused an uproar.


Scene from an recent AIDS Walk (credit:

AIDS Walk LA Founder Sues Santa Monica For Banning Ads On Buses

The founder of AIDS Walk Los Angeles is suing Santa Monica for the city’s decision to ban the organization’s advertisements on its bus system.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/24/2012