Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Free Speech On Trial In Dupage County Illinois

DuPage's States Attorney Assaults Free Speech

Here's The Original Article On This Case

Peaceful Protest Nixed in West Suburbs

By Sergio Barreto - 6/22/07; updated 6/29/07

On May 6, Jeff Zurawski ripped up three large cardboard boxes and taped them together to make a 12-foot banner saying "IMPEACH Bush and Cheney — LIARS."

He and a friend, Sarah Hartfield, then headed to a pedestrian bridge over the Illinois North-South Tollway (I-355) in an unincorporated area of DuPage County. They placed the banner, along with an upside-down American flag, inside the bridge's fencing.

Read more here.

Editor's Note: Please support Jeff and Sarah and the 1st Amendment by attending the trial - October 15th, 9:30 am, 505 N. County Farm Road, Room 4007. It is expected to last 2-4 days. And be sure to visit Free Speech On Trail In Dupage County Illinois for more updates.

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