Crowdfunding Devil in The Details

To prove that crowdfunding is for everyone, the Oklahoma state capitol may soon have a new crowdfunded addition, a statue of Satan surrounded by admiring children.

In response to the 10 Commandments tablet now hanging in the building, a New York group called “The Satanic Temple” has raised over $28,000 on Indiegogo to commission the artwork as the ACLU is suing to have the tablets removed.

According to The Verge “Oklahoma has prohibited applications for additional statues pending the completion of that case.” So, Baphomet may ultimately have to find another home.

Read it here: http://www.theverge.com/2014/5/3/5678782/satanic-group-reveals-crowdfunded-monument-for-oklahoma-state-capitol

About JeffKoeppel

I am a corporate/securities attorney in the Washington, DC area. Prior to joining the firm, I was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Division of Corporation Finance at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. I am a member of the Bars of the States of Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia. You can also follow this blog on LinkedIn at: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/jeffrey-a-koeppel/0/63/5a9
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