The ACLU has settled its case against the Rolla Public Library — after the library agreed not to discriminate against advocates for marijuana legalization.
Daniela Velazquez, a spokeswoman for the ACLU, said the case was formally dismissed on Monday in response to the policy change.As the RFT first reported in March, Randy Johnson, a volunteer coordinator for New Approach Missouri, sought to schedule a meeting at the library to train other volunteers on how to “properly and ethically” collect signatures for a petition drive to legalize weed. But when he called the library to book a public meeting room, the director told him the meeting room was too close to the children's room. "We can't have that," she said.
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