The statue wears a lace collar around its neck, which Sikander has explained is meant to resemble the collar worn by the late Bader Ginsburg, who died in 2020 and sat on the Supreme Court for 27 years.
The judge sent the jury home with instructions to return to court and resume their deliberations Monday morning.
Vandalism occured at St. Patrick’s Co-Cathedral and Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Billings earlier this month.
Gov. Kim Reynolds signed the Students First Act into law on Jan. 24.
Virginia has some of the most permissive abortion laws in the country.
Reynolds faces a felony charge of criminal mischief, which could result in a maximum of 10 years in prison.
Other leaders in the religious freedom world responded to the announcement with praise for Farr’s work and enthusiasm for Patterson’s appointment.
Archbishop Timothy Broglio, president of the USCCB, personally visited Ukraine at the end of December 2022 in an official visit to Church leaders ministering to Ukraine’s soldiers and suffering civilians.
The defense argued Thursday that Love was saying degrading things to Houck’s son during the exchange, an accusation that Love denies.