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Proud Boy sympathizers ejected from Miami baseball game for unfurling pro-Capitol riot banners: ‘FREE ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS’

By PhillyNews.FYI , in News , at June 9, 2021 Tags: ,


A group of fans were kicked out of a Miami Marlins-Colorado Rockies game for displaying a banner supporting the right-wing Proud Boys group.

Five attendees were removed from LoanDepot Park after unfurling banners justifying the Jan. 6 insurrection, which was organized and carried out by members of the Proud Boys in an effort to overturn Donald Trump’s re-election loss, reported the Miami New Times.

“PROUD BOYS DID NOTHING WRONG, FREE ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS 1/6/21,” read one banner, while another said: “TRUMP WON, TAKE BACK AMERICA.”

No arrests were made, but police confirmed the attendees were removed by off-duty officers working security for violating stadium rules, which prohibits banners larger than 3 feet by 5 feet.

Banners must also be baseball-related, and may carry “NO statements regarding political affiliation, social and economic matters, or other statements that undermine civil liberties.”


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