Interview with Sheriff James Clark
QUESTION 5
INTERVIEWER:

OK, WHEN THOSE TEACHERS MARCHED TO THE COURTHOUSE AND THE CAMERAS WERE FILMING, AS YOU PUSHED REVEREND REESE DOWN THE STEPS, CAN YOU GIVE ME YOUR EXPLANATION 0R DESCRIPTION OF THAT WHOLE INCIDENT? THERE'S FOOTAGE OF THE TEACHERS COMING UP TO THE COURTHOUSE AND THEN I THINK HE ALONE GOES UP THE STEPS AND THERE'S AN ALTERCATION BETWEEN THE TWO OF YOU A VERBAL EXCHANGE. DO YOU—

Sheriff James Clark:

I did not move until I had a lawyer there to advise me on it, and I did not make a move at all until he advised me that they were in violation of the law. They were creating a breach of peace because the court. They didn't even come until after the courthouse was closed.