** FILE ** In this Nov. 26, 2012, file photo, American Atheists members have set up their tent previously at the Loudoun County, Va., courthouse. The group planned to return to the site Dec. 8 and other days during the Christmas season to promote separation of church and state. (Courtesy of Rick Wingrove)

** FILE ** In this Nov. 26, 2012, file photo, American Atheists members have set up their tent previously at the Loudoun County, Va., courthouse. The group planned to return to the site Dec. 8 and other days during the Christmas season to promote separation of church and state. (Courtesy of Rick Wingrove)