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JesusLopezViejo
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 06, 2007 9:17 pm    Post subject: Florida police arrest activist for feeding homeless Reply with quote
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Police in Florida have arrested an activist for feeding the homeless in downtown Orlando. Eric Montanez, 21, of the charity group Food Not Bombs, was charged with violating a controversial law against feeding large groups of destitute people in the city center, police said on Thursday.


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http://www.joepolitico.com/pol.....r?id=32455
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 06, 2007 10:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
JesusLopezViejo wrote:
Police in Florida have arrested an activist for feeding the homeless in downtown Orlando. Eric Montanez, 21, of the charity group Food Not Bombs, was charged with violating a controversial law against feeding large groups of destitute people in the city center, police said on Thursday.


That shit is fucked up!
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exton
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2007 2:08 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
They have a law AGAINST feeding poor people?

Florida is seriously fucked up.
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 07, 2007 6:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote
If the organization had been called Food from God he wouldn't have been arrested.
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 08, 2007 3:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote
i would not be as pissed if the article had stated some sort of a public health issue as being the reason for making such a stupid law, as opposed to the business owners not liking homeless people.
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