Sidewalk Chalk Activist Court Case Defense

April 4th, 2015

Tom Tosdal defended Jeff Olson, a political activist, who faced 13 years in jail and $13,000 in fines for writing anti-big bank slogans in water-soluble children’s chalk on public sidewalks in front of San Diego Bank of America branches.

Find out more about the case here:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/01/jeff-olson-not-guilty_n_3530285.html

http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/07/01/197721394/jury-acquits-man-who-wrote-on-sidewalk-with-chalk

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2013/jul/03/cover-mad-chalker/

http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/Jun/26/activist-prosecuted-sidewalk-chalk/2/?#article-copy

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/06/25/jeff-olson-california-banks_n_3499177.html

https://twitter.com/elizabethforma

http://www.10news.com/news/jeff-olson-man-who-used-chalk-to-protest-big-banks-faces-13-years-in-prison-13k-in-fines-062513

http://www.sandiegoreader.com/weblogs/news-ticker/2013/jun/23/he-chalks-the-line-city-attorney-prosecutes-man-fo/

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