Alabama's 10 Commandments Judge

Yesterday, Alabama State Supreme Court justices overruled Chief Justice Roy Moore and ordered a controversial monument of the Ten Commandments removed from the judicial building lobby. But Moore is refusing to back down. Correspondent Tony Cox talks to Alabama Public Radio news director Butler Cain to get an update on the the latest on the standoff. Also, attorney Ayesha Kahn, legal director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State, and fomer U.S. Ambassador Alan Keyes offer an analysis of the situation.

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