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American Atheists Work To Keep WTC Cross Out Of 9/11 Museum

Arguments were heard Thursday in a case brought by an atheist group. The case will need to be decided quickly, as the 9/11 museum is slated on open in May.

03/06/2014

Construction workers lower the World Trade Center cross into the 9/11 Museum - New York, NY - Jul 23, 2011 (credit: Mark Lennihan-Pool/Getty Images)

NY Judge Tosses Atheists’ Lawsuit Over Sept. 11 Steel Cross

U.S. District Judge Deborah Batts in a ruling released publicly Friday rejected the arguments of American Atheists, which had sued the National September 11 Memorial & Museum’s operators in 2011 on constitutional grounds.

03/29/2013

Construction workers lower the World Trade Center cross into the 9/11 Museum - New York, NY - Jul 23, 2011 (credit: Mark Lennihan-Pool/Getty Images)

Atheists Want WTC Cross Out Of 9/11 Museum

An atheist group wants to block the National September 11th Memorial and Museum from displaying the iconic World Trade Center cross.

08/15/2012

Workers prepare the World Trade Center cross to be moved into its permanent home at the 9/11 Memorial Museum after a blessing ceremony on July 23, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Cross Moved To Permanent Home

A flatbed truck moved the World Trade Center cross from its old location next to St. Peter’s Church to the National September 11th Memorial and Museum.

07/23/2011

The World Trade Center cross is seen at St. Peter's Church - New York, NY - Sep 10, 2010 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Cross Moves To 9/11 Memorial On Saturday

During the emotional cleanup at Ground Zero, the cross found in the rubble of the World Trade Center became a symbol of solace and peace.

07/22/2011