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Officials OK controversial 'Virgin Mother' statue in Old Westbury

Some residents say the nude pregnant woman is

Some residents say the nude pregnant woman is too graphic and too offensive. (July 7, 2014 10:27 PM)

Village officials approved a controversial piece of art Monday night in Old Westbury.

The 33-foot tall bronze "Virgin Mother" statue sits on an estate on Orchard Lane. Some residents say the nude pregnant woman is too graphic and too offensive.

Real estate mogul Aby Rosen installed the statue on his estate, but it led to a dispute between Rosen and some of his neighbors. They complained...

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