Man arrested for reading Gettysburg Address

>Illegal recite Gettysburg Address without permit | Lincoln Memorial | The Daily Caller – Breaking News, Opinion, Research, and Entertainment: “Fast fact: It is illegal to deliver the Gettysburg Address on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial without permission from the U.S. National Park Service.

On President’s Day — standing where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I Have a Dream Speech” — Phillip Howell, 25, recited Lincoln’s famous address and was quickly stopped by a Park Police officer. He told Howell that he could not give speeches on the steps of the memorial without a permit.”

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