Birmingham Covers Monument; State Will Sue The City

Still fighting over the civil war. The city of Birmingham getting plenty of attenion for covering a civil war monument with wooden panels…to hide it. Now, the state atty general says he will sue the mayor and the city. State law says cities cannot remove historical monuments — but does that also apply to covering them. The controversy comes after violence over a statue in Virginia last week — and in a wave of emotion since then…a number of cities across the country talking about getting rid of civil war monuments