Super Bowl City - Intimidation Alleged by Pro-Life Group

Life & Liberty Ministries’ Truth Truck arrived in Detroit on Friday, February 3rd, two days prior to Super Bowl Sunday. The organization was met with immediate opposition from the Detroit Police Department, including the arrest and incarceration of the organization's director, Dennis Green.

According an LLM press release, on Feb. 3rd, Green was issued a ticket for not having a vehicle registration, despite his claim that the ticketing officer and a police supervisor were given a valid registration.

The following day, LLM’s Truth Truck was pulled over by several City police cars and Green was told that he could not drive in the downtown area. LLM representatives claim the officers were asked what ordinance was being violated and further allege that the officers berated Green for his pro-life message and impounded the truck.

After the vehicle was towed, Green was issued a ticket for "Violation of temporary signage in the entertainment zone — Failure to obtain permit" and taken into police custody. LLM representatives state,

This was of course a ridiculous charge but it was the method used to remove the message from the street until after the Super Bowl.
In his organization's press release, Green describes a conversation between two officers as they consider the appropriate course of action:
Before towing the truck away, Mr. Green heard the police debating what was to be done with the truck. Two officers were talking about cutting the signs form the truck and the officer in charge was heard saying that he could not just issue a ticket because he believed it would not stop the truck from being driven. He said that the situation must be "dealt with by towing the vehicle away and holding it as evidence."
Press reports leading up the Green's arrest indicate that the Detroit was attempting to "undergo a Super Bowl makeover", hoping to use one of the world's most polished sporting events to "rub decades of grime off the city's tarnished reputation."

Green has been released on bond and is due to appear in District Court on Wednesday, Feb. 8.

Background: Life & Liberty Ministries drives a Truth Truck obtained from Operation Rescue and adorned with graphic signs. They faithfully and sacrificially drive their Truth Truck tens of thousands of miles per year, testifying of the horrific nature of abortion, and frequently join OR’s Truth Truck fleet on “Show the Truth” projects.

Source: Life and Liberties Ministries




button02b.gif

Categories

Archives

Pro-Life Articles

add your site
The Ohio Anglican.blog Jul 21, 2017, 4:35 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:05 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:08 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 21, 2017, 4:01 am
cultureshift Jul 20, 2017, 11:49 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 10:06 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 10:21 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 9:38 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 9:03 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 9:08 pm
Alex Schadenberg Jul 20, 2017, 8:30 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 8:09 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 8:24 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 8:08 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 7:40 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 20, 2017, 9:42 pm
Catholic Church Conservation Jul 20, 2017, 8:15 pm
A Follower of Francis Jul 20, 2017, 7:30 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 11:00 pm
Fletcher's Blog Jul 20, 2017, 6:30 pm
FRC.org - Web Log Jul 20, 2017, 6:26 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 7:08 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 20, 2017, 8:39 pm
BIG C CATHOLICS Jul 20, 2017, 6:25 pm
The Ohio Anglican.blog Jul 20, 2017, 6:35 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 4:42 pm
BIG C CATHOLICS Jul 20, 2017, 5:51 pm
Alex Schadenberg Jul 20, 2017, 5:47 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 4:40 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 5:19 pm
Alex Schadenberg Jul 20, 2017, 4:29 pm
Pro-Life Unity Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 4:01 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 3:40 pm
Les Femmes - The Truth Jul 20, 2017, 3:53 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 4:16 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 3:14 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 20, 2017, 5:00 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 20, 2017, 5:23 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 20, 2017, 5:41 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 2:55 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 2:48 pm
LifeNews Jul 20, 2017, 2:21 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 20, 2017, 12:26 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 20, 2017, 11:44 am
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 20, 2017, 11:47 am
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 20, 2017, 12:45 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 20, 2017, 12:53 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 12:26 pm
Rebelution Jul 20, 2017, 12:00 pm
NoisyRoom.net Jul 20, 2017, 10:56 am
Leaven for the Loaf Jul 20, 2017, 11:00 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 10:08 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 4:46 am
Aardvark Alley Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
The Common Room Jul 20, 2017, 6:24 am
The Aquila Report Jul 20, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 20, 2017, 4:03 am
The Aquila Report Jul 20, 2017, 4:02 am
The Aquila Report Jul 20, 2017, 4:03 am
The Aquila Report Jul 20, 2017, 4:07 am
The Aquila Report Jul 20, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 20, 2017, 4:01 am
Catholic Fire Jul 20, 2017, 5:47 am
Greater Fitchburg For Life Jul 20, 2017, 5:20 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 3:54 am
Greater Fitchburg For Life Jul 20, 2017, 4:20 am
Deacon's Blog Jul 17, 2017, 3:51 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 20, 2017, 3:57 am
CHOCOLATE FOR YOUR BRAIN! Jul 20, 2017, 3:15 am
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 11:00 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 11:00 pm
FREEDOM EDEN Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
FREEDOM EDEN Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 11:31 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 11:53 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 10:50 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 11:13 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:24 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:34 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:27 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:35 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:48 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 10:20 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 9:38 pm
BIG C CATHOLICS Jul 19, 2017, 10:55 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 10:15 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 10:24 pm
Journey of a Catholic Nerd Writer Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 9:24 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 9:59 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:14 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:20 pm
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 9:42 pm
BIG C CATHOLICS Jul 19, 2017, 10:01 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 9:08 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 9:02 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 8:47 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 19, 2017, 11:14 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 19, 2017, 10:53 pm
BIG C CATHOLICS Jul 19, 2017, 8:29 pm
BIG C CATHOLICS Jul 19, 2017, 9:01 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 11:00 pm
March For Life Jul 19, 2017, 7:56 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 8:14 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 7:45 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 7:29 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 7:06 pm
March For Life Jul 19, 2017, 7:23 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 7:02 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 5:33 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 6:43 pm
Catholic Church Conservation Jul 19, 2017, 7:15 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 11:00 pm
Spero News Dec 31, 1969, 11:00 pm
BIG C CATHOLICS Jul 19, 2017, 5:59 pm
Rebelution Jul 19, 2017, 4:20 pm
Pro-Life Unity Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 4:36 pm
Happy Catholic Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
Happy Catholic Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 3:34 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 3:55 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 19, 2017, 6:02 pm
SUNLIT UPLANDS Jul 19, 2017, 3:35 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 2:59 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 2:46 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 2:46 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 2:10 pm
LifeNews Jul 19, 2017, 1:42 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 1:22 pm
A Voice For Moms© Jul 19, 2017, 1:35 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 1:18 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 11:34 am
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 19, 2017, 2:00 pm
Christian Newswire: All Releases Jul 19, 2017, 3:00 pm
A Catholic Life Jul 19, 2017, 11:53 am
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 11:01 am
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 11:27 am
EmpowerShop Prolife Jul 19, 2017, 10:42 am
Catholic Church Conservation Jul 19, 2017, 12:15 pm
Leaven for the Loaf Jul 19, 2017, 11:00 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 10:02 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 18, 2017, 11:19 pm
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 1:58 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 2:45 am
CNSNews.com Headlines Jul 19, 2017, 8:26 am
FREEDOM EDEN Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
FREEDOM EDEN Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
FREEDOM EDEN Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
Catholic Fire Jul 19, 2017, 4:52 am
The Ohio Anglican.blog Jul 19, 2017, 4:35 am
The Ohio Anglican.blog Jan 1, 1970, 12:00 am
The Aquila Report Jul 19, 2017, 4:08 am
The Aquila Report Jul 19, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 19, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 19, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 19, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 19, 2017, 4:01 am
The Aquila Report Jul 19, 2017, 4:01 am
PM Notes Jul 19, 2017, 3:49 am