"Why is the Southern Poverty Law Center doing this? It's simple. They want to vilify and isolate anyone that doesn't agree with their very extremist leftist policy and ideology," said Mr. Dacus. "This isn't about defending civil rights; this is about attacking civil rights."
"The county seal's inclusion of the cross has irrefutable historic significance and a consequential secular purpose, and therefore should have been upheld as constitutional," said Mr. Dacus, whose organization was not involved in the lawsuit against the board.