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  • Man to build Catholics-only town

    02/27/2006 10:26:11 AM PST · by annalex · 143 replies · 2,329+ views ^ | February 27, 2006 | Tony Allen-Mills
    Man to build Catholics-only town By Tony Allen-Mills February 27, 2006 A FORMER marine who was raised by nuns and made a fortune selling pizza has embarked on a $540 million plan to build the first town in America to be run according to strict Catholic principles. Abortions, pornography and contraceptives will be banned in the new Florida town of Ave Maria, which has begun to take shape on former vegetable farms 145km northwest of Miami. Tom Monaghan, the founder of the Domino's Pizza chain, has stirred protests from civil rights activists by declaring that Ave Maria's pharmacies will not...