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Brewster Co. settles cross decal lawsuit

(Source: Brewster County District Attorney's Office) (Source: Brewster County District Attorney's Office)
BREWSTER COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

Brewster County has settled a lawsuit over cross decals on the back of sheriff’s office vehicles.

The lawsuit was filed by two of its residents along with the Freedom From Religion Foundation back in March on behalf of local plaintiffs Kevin Price and Jesse Castillo.

In a legal settlement this week Brewster County has officially consented to remove religious decals and not display them in the future.

In the settlement Brewster County also agreed to pay for the legal fees of the case and nominal damages in the amount of one dollar to both plaintiffs.

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