Groups wait for pre-Dem convention protest permits

I am guessing the holdup has to do with the fact we (Charlotte) only has one big park in downtown where they can hold the numbers of people expected to protest and it is right across the street from the City/County Government Center.

"We've made multiple attempts over many months to go through the appropriate channels to get permits...but have still heard no response from city and county officials," said George Friday, an organizer with the Move to Amend Campaign.

read more: Charlotte Observer