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Wed Jul 7 2010
Nighttime Protest of Santa Cruz Sleeping Ban Continues at County Courthouse
Wed Jul 7 2010
Peace Protesters Call for an End to the Santa Cruz Sleeping Ban
Since July 4th, a couple dozen people have been protesting the Santa Cruz Sleeping Ban by camping each night from 8pm - 8am at the County Courthouse. Organizer Ed Frey says that the demonstration aims to "convince local and national government to stop breaching the peace, especially that of peaceful sleepers, and to instead use resources to discourage violence and warfare in all its forms."

Indybay contributor Skidmark Bob spoke with Ed Frey, Robert Norse, and other campers who are participating in the civil disobedience in violation of the City of Santa Cruz Sleeping and Camping Ban, officially known as M.C. 6.36.010.

imc_video.gif4th July 2010 Sleepout/Camping Ban Vigil at S.C. County Bldg. | imc_video.gifSanta Cruz Courthouse Sleepout Day 3 | imc_audio.gifFree the Land on Peace Camp Night 3
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