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Robert Morris / Uptown Messenger

NEWORLEANS-- A proclamation from Mayor Mitch Landrieu commending Operation Save America for its service to New Orleans was issued this past weekend 'in error,' city officials said Tuesday afternoon following reports that the group interrupted an Uptown church service on Sunday.

Members of Operation Save America which is protesting abortion at numerous sites around New Orleans this week had initially touted the July 20 proclamation from Landrieu's office, which recognizes the group for 'outstanding service to the city of New Orleans.' Responding to questions about the certificate on Monday, Landrieu's office initially described it as 'routine.'

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