SARASOTA GROUPS CALL FOR CITY COMMISSION TO OPPOSE PORTIONS OF THE PATRIOT ACT10/20/03
After many months of patience and hard work, a broad coalition of Sarasotans has succeeded in placing on the City agenda a draft resolution opposing portions of the 'PATRIOT Act'.
At 6 PM on October 6th, the City Commission will have a public hearing on our resolution. Sarasota Alliance for Voter Education (SAVE), a multi-partisan educational organization, is the resolution's sponsor. Please be there to show your support for our fundamental civil liberties! Guests on the program: Viola Bernstein (chair of Sarasota Alliance for Voter Education (SAVE), the resolution's multi-partisan sponsor), Grissim Walker (attorney, representing the ACLU), Jim Theriault (representing the Sarasota County Libertarian Party) Tony Stefan (representing SAVE and Sarasota County Green Party).