Polling Place Sues After Its Closure For 'Black Lives Matter' Banner

Maria Perez
Jun 13, 2019 - 6:06

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Northern California has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a church that was stripped of its status as a designated polling location for displaying Black Lives Matter (BLM) banners on the church’s property. The Unitarian Universalist Church of Fresno in Fresno, California filed a complaint with the ACLU on June 10. The lawsuit states that Fresno County Clerk and Registrar of Voters Brandi Orth violated the first amendment because of the BLM banners on church property. The...

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