Civil Rights Violation….?


Michigan Suburb Tickets People For Swearing, Fine Is $200

I didn’t know you could restrict a persons right to swear no matter how offensive.

In one of the comments after the article a person stated that it was actually a violation of skateboarding where it was prohibited when the swearing occurred. And it was claimed by the commenter that the story itself was inaccurate.

Too bad Brighton doesn’t have a park for the teenagers. Not to encourage swearing, but to skateboard.

From the article:

Colin Andersen told the Livingston County Daily Press & Argus of Howell that he was simply venting when he swore after a friend was ticketing for skateboarding in Brighton, a community about 35 miles northwest of Detroit.

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Posted May 20, 2014 by Sue Says in category In the News

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