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Federal Government Denies Occupy Eugene Right to Protest: Gravely Curtails First Amendment Rights for All

Federal Government Denies Occupy Eugene Right to Protest: Gravely Curtails First Amendment Rights for All

EUGENE, OR: The U.S. General Services Administration Regional Director issued a letter of denial in response to a permit application submitted by Occupy Eugene members seeking to continue their public protest at the corner of 7th and Pearl Streets in Eugene, Oregon. Occupy Eugene members have stated they will continue their protest without a permit and will risk arrest to challenge the restriction upon their First Amendment Rights.