Thursday, May 03, 2007

Federal Court Upholds Anti-Noise Ordinance Against Street Preachers

Tuesday's San Francisco Chronicle reports a federal appeals court on April 30 upheld San Francisco's enforcement of an anti-noise ordinance against street preachers, saying they had been cited for the volume of their amplified messages, not their content.

Just as the H and 8th St NE issue in Washington, D.C.--it's about the decibels, not the content. Read the entire story online here.

The Bay Area Reporter also covers the story. Read their version of the story online here.


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