Lawsuit Seeks Confederate Statue's Removal From Talbot County CourthouseCivil rights advocates sued a Maryland county on Wednesday to seek the court-ordered removal of a Confederate monument from a courthouse lawn on the state's Eastern Shore, calling it a racist symbol of oppression.
Talbot County Council Votes To Keep Confederate StatueThe Talbot County Council voted earlier this week to keep a controversial memorial honoring Confederate soldiers outside the courthouse.
Virginia Governor Faces New Hurdle In Bid To Remove Lee StatueA judge dismissed a legal challenge Monday that had been blocking Virginia officials from removing a towering statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from the state's capital city, but he immediately imposed another injunction against dismantling the figure.
Police: 2 Assaulted Officers Near Confederate StatueTwo people were arrested for assaulting officers who were working with a city task force to break up an encampment near a Confederate monument in Richmond, police said.
Portsmouth City Council Votes To Remove Confederate MonumentCouncil members in a Virginia city unanimously voted to remove a Confederate monument that was damaged during the recent protests against racism and police brutality.
Virginia Evicts Confederate Monuments From Its State CapitolVirginia has removed from its iconic state capitol the busts and a statue honoring Confederate generals and officials.
Pelosi On Christopher Columbus Statue's Removal: 'If The Community Doesn't Want The Statue There, The Statue Shouldn't Be There'Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi weighed in on the toppling of Baltimore's Christopher Columbus statue on the Fourth of July during a news conference on Thursday.
Confederate Statue Outside Anne Arundel County Church Vandalized OvernightA Confederate statue was vandalized overnight outside an Anne Arundel County church.
DC Protesters Pull Down, Burn Statue Of Confederate GeneralProtesters toppled the only statue of a Confederate general in the nation's capital and set it on fire on Juneteenth, the day marking the end of slavery in the United States.
Maryland State House Trust Votes To Remove Confederate-Sympathizing Plaque From State HouseThe Maryland State House Trust has voted to remove a Confederate-sympathizing plaque from the first floor of the statehouse.
After Protests, Virginia Gov. Northam Orders Removal Of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee StatueVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam is expected to announce plans Thursday to remove one of the country's most iconic monuments to the Confederacy, a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee along Richmond's prominent Monument Avenue, a senior administration official told The Associated Press.