A federal judge and a US appeals court ruled previously that the judge's poster, expressing preference for the moral absolutism of the Ten Commandments, violated previous Supreme Court rulings on the separation of church and state.
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Lawyers for the Summum religion had argued that its monument should be allowed in a public park where the Ten Commandments were already displayed.
Justices must decide if the Summum group can put up a religious display in a city park.
The Decalogue is on display in a public park in Utah. Is the park, therefore, a forum for expression of all types?