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Supreme Court sides with Gilbert pastor, strikes down town sign law

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June 20, 2015, KTAR New Arizona While critics said the ruling will not allow cities and towns to reduce visual noise, proponents like the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty called it a major victory “for religious speech and for houses of worship across the country.” Reed was still trying to grasp the victory Thursday morning. “You take a little church that doesn’t have much money, and boy this is a big thing for them,” Reed said, before adding that his next step was to go out and plant more signs.