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SOUTH CENTRAL FARMERS EVICTION HAPPENING NOW

5 a.m. squadron ofhelicopters & squad cars came to evict farmers & peaceful supporters
Press Release
SOUTH CENTRAL FARMERS
Tuesday June13
Media Contact Fernando Flores 909-605-3136 Leslie Morava (310) 428-9380
Harold Linde 323-382-7554






URGENT BREAKING NEWS


SOUTH CENTRAL FARMERS EVICTION HAPPENING NOW
5 A.M. SQUADRON OF HELICOPTERS & SQUAD CARS CAME TO EVICT FARMERS & PEACEFUL SUPPORTERS

WHEN: Tuesday June 13, NOW

WHAT: Eviction of South Central Farmers and Supporters
Darryl Hannah and John Quigley still inside the property, other peaceful protestors conducting nonviolent civil disobedience.

WHERE: South Central Farm
4000 S. Long Beach Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90058
(Media enter on 40th Pl. through Long Beach Ave. Park on 41st )

WHY:
For over three weeks supporters have been onsite at the South Central Farm, the nation's largest urban farm, which serves as a 14-acre oasis in the middle of L.A.'s concrete jungle. This 14-year-old community gem functions as an active farm for more than 350 families and fills a local need for fresh produce, green space and a safe haven in a poverty-stricken region of Los Angeles. The farmers, community volunteers and celebrity supporters are in a daily state of peril anxiously awaiting the farm's fate.


"The South Central Farm is a gem in the Los Angeles landscape. It supplies local communities with fresh, organic produce, gives children a safe environment to play and learn in, and provides a successful example of urban sustainability for the rest of the world to follow... "
- Dr. Joseph Hurwitz, Rabbi Emeritus, Temple Isaiah, Palm Springs

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Tuesday, 13 June 2006
Press Release

SOUTH CENTRAL FARMERS

Tuesday June13

Media Contact Leslie Morava (310) 428-9380

Harold Linde 323-382-7554
URGENT BREAKING NEWS

SOUTH CENTRAL FARMERS EVICTION HAPPENING NOW

5 A.M. SQUADRON OFHELICOPTERS & SQUAD CARS CAME TO EVICT FARMERS & PEACEFUL SUPPORTERS

WHEN: Tuesday June 13, NOW

WHAT: Eviction of South Central Farmers and Supporters
Darryl Hannah and John Quigley still inside the property, other peaceful protestors conducting nonviolent civil disobedience.

WHERE: South Central Farm
4000 S. Long Beach Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90058

WHY:

For over three weeks supporters have been onsite at the South Central Farm, the nation's largest urban farm, which serves as a 14-acre oasis in the middle of L.A.'s concrete jungle. This 14-year-old community gem functions as an active farm for more than 350 families and fills a local need for fresh produce, green space and a safe haven in a poverty-stricken region of Los Angeles. The farmers, community volunteers and celebrity supporters are in a daily state of peril anxiously awaiting the farm's fate.


"The South Central Farm is a gem in the Los Angeles landscape. It supplies local communities with fresh, organic produce, gives children a safe environment to play and learn in, and provides a successful example of urban sustainability for the rest of the world to follow... "

- Dr. Joseph Hurwitz, Rabbi Emeritus, Temple Isaiah, Palm Springs