Interview with Gov. John Patterson
QUESTION 9
INTERVIEWER:

UM AT THE TIME, WHAT DID YOU THINK ABOUT THIS WHOLE METHOD FREEDOM RIDER ACTION? I MEAN THEY ARE TESTING A FEDERAL LAW, BUT THEY'RE PUSHING IT TO ITS LIMITS IN A SITUATION WHERE ITS CAUSE FOR A CRISIS.

Gov. John Patterson:

Well, this was the beginning of demonstrations in an effort to try to change law by simply getting out in the street and deliberately violating the law. And this of course…