The Town Hall in Shannon, Mississippi is pictured 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 ... more 
The Town Hall in Shannon, Mississippi is pictured 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 Pat "P.J." Newton to open a bar which would cater to gays and lesbians. REUTERS/Lauren Wood (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY) less 
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