Westport 2 Protest Money Raising for Israeli Army in CT
Update May 22. In court in Stamford Dan Fischer applied for "Accelerated Rehabilitation". Gregory Williams opted for a jury trial. Next court session July 21.
On May 12 two young men went into a Westport, CT synagogue to read a three paragraph statement opposing the meeting there to raise funds for
the "Friends of the Israel Defense Forces". They were stopped before they could get into the meeting room and someone FALSELY claimed the
two were armed. Many police cars came to the synagogue. Police brandished automatic weapons. Schools in the area were sent into lockdown. The
two men, Dan Fischer and Gregory Williams, were arrested on a charge that if punished to the maximum could get them one year in prison.