Originally the Newark School Board and Police Department planned to handle the issues involved internally.
As word spread and Mr. Phelps and his associates from Kansas announced their plans to protest, it was determined that there would be, at minimum, large crowds to deal with, the Newark Police asked PFLAG Newark for assistance gathering crowd control volunteers.
dafydd is running a fund raiser tied to how long Mr Phelps is present.
Follows is a email from PFLAG Newark with a brief summery of the issue and details of what is needed.
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