Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall Files Motion to Stay Jefferson County Circuit Court Ruling Against Alabama Memorial Preservation Act

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall Files Motion to Stay Jefferson County Circuit Court Ruling Against Alabama Memorial Preservation Act

MONTGOMERY, AL – Jan. 26, 2019 – Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the State of Alabama has filed a motion to stay a January 14, 2019, Jefferson County Circuit Court judgment declaring the Alabama Memorial Preservation Act of 2017 to be unconstitutional.

The motion to stay, filed Friday morning in Jefferson County Circuit Court, seeks to preserve the status quo condition of the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Linn Park in downtown Birmingham pending the State of Alabama’s appeal of the
Court decision to the Alabama Supreme Court.

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