Peaceful protesters who are part of a national movement pursuing broad political, cultural, and social change were pepper-sprayed by a security guard. No, this story has nothing to do with Occupy Wall Street. Instead, itinvolves three pro-life Mississippians who were apparently pepper-sprayed by a security guard at an abortion clinic. “This morning pro-lifers were singing and praying in front of Mississippi’s lone remaining abortion clinic when a security guard pepper-sprayed three of them in the face,” Life Site News says. “The aggressor was Roy Benjamin, a private, armed security guard who works for Jackson Women’s Health Organization, in Jackson.”
Comments: Some people are more free than others now days. How appalling.
The good news is they will soon own the clinic. I´m not licensed to practice in Mississippi, but there´s a lot of good, conservative lawyers there (such do exist) who will be more than happy to take the case. It´s pretty much a throw-down, based on the facts thus far known. Of course, there are always two sides to every story . . .
From another article: ´´When you’ve got people screaming at the women who come in here and a governor who evidently thinks that’s OK, this is exactly what’s going to happen,´´ said clinic owner Diane Derzis.
So apparently the guard had just a bit too much power and the owner is backing him up. Seriously, you water the grass ( on the public sidewalk) in January?
You know, in a nearby city, the abortionists would be in more trouble for running their sprinklers at unapproved times as well as "watering the sidewalk," also not allowed. You know, trying to reduce demand for water supplies especially during a near-drought. Commercial properties are often limited to once a week watering with automatic sprinklers, usually from 10 pm to 8 am.
There is an exception for "irrigation checks," to find any leaks, but you have to have a licensed irrigation tech on site when this happens.
But then again, the nearby city is San Antonio and since Obama´s stooge, Joaquin Castro, is mayor, he´s probably instituted a "get the right-wingnut anti-abortion doofus" exemption which would allow this.
Next time, maybe one of the protestors need to pack a little pepper spray of their own. Two can play that game.
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