The building being leased by Pat "P.J." Newton is pictured in Shannon, Mississippi September 30, 2012. The Southern Poverty Law Center, a civil rights group based in Montgomery, Alabama has filed a ... more 
The building being leased by Pat "P.J." Newton is pictured in Shannon, Mississippi September 30, 2012. The Southern Poverty Law Center, a civil rights group based in Montgomery, Alabama has filed a lawsuit which will ask a federal judge to overturn the town's denial of a permit request by Newton to open a bar which would cater to gays and lesbians. REUTERS/Lauren Wood (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY) less 
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