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Pastor Turns Focus to City Hall
by Kate Linebaugh and Arian Campo-Flores
Defiant Christian pastor Terry Jones pledged to hold a rally next Friday in front city hall here, to protest a court order barring him from demonstrating in front of the nation's largest mosque.
Mr. Jones and his associate Wayne Sapp from the Gainesville, Fla. Dove World Outreach Center were briefly jailed Friday night after refusing to pay bond. A six-person jury ruled that the two men were likely to breach the peace by proceeding with the demonstration despite being denied a permit.
Judge Mark Somers set the bond at $1 on the condition the two men not go to the Islamic Center of America for three years. Mr. Jones said they paid the bond under protest.
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