Interview with Sheriff James Clark
QUESTION 6
INTERVIEWER:

I'M SORRY, CAN YOU BACK UP AND JUST SAY WHO DIDN'T EVEN COME?

Sheriff James Clark:

The teachers did not come until after the courthouse was closed, and it was at the end of the day and they insisted on coming into the courthouse. The Sheriff's office was still open but everything else was closed. The Board of Registrars hadn't even been in session that day and they insisted on coming in and I tried as easy as possible to push them back. I understood their situation that they were being forced into the, into that situation, and I pushed them back, but I did not do that until a lawyer who volunteered to advise me on it came down, and he told me that they were in complete violation as—and I just pushed them back on the sidewalk and kept them from coming into the courthouse.