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So the mayor of a small New York town felt that a -- -- City Council meetings we're getting so far out of hand.
To move business along she decided to -- classic.
No more -- But many feel that violates their right to free speech and now they're vowing to keep up the closet protests loved it.
Douglas -- been there is here with the story now what's up here the mayor wants to stop people from putting her hands together bill.
It's something a lot of people do a lot of the time.
-- -- -- If Darryl Davis clapping for fundamental.
-- -- -- so important.
It's human nature I mean if you agree with something or you'll pull you -- it's like laughing about content and violence.
And lately Davis and residents in Peekskill, New York have been clapping loudly.
The opposition to the city's mayor he -- September Mary Foster responded by gaming clapping at all City Council meetings.
Davis and other residents are outraged so to you this is a basic human right.
It is it mean it's like it's free speech as far as I'm concerned it's freedom of expression he can't legislate how people feel what they agree with.
And she started be very heavy handed towards political dissent this constitutional.
No I -- I do not being that is again this law could be upheld it.
It smacks in the days -- on constitutionality.
The mayor did not return repeated calls from Fox News.
But in the past as described the no clapping rule as a politeness policy.
Designed she says to maintain decorum.
At the public meeting now the mayor says you are simply too loud and that you're clapping disrupts the meeting.
It's -- summer people collapsed amid -- political form and you you have difference of opinions are going to be express got the police to do it.
He says clapping as an essential part of political debate and he says it should not be controlled.
By those in power that's it from -- bill back to ya and for you Douglas instead within a standing ovation different than an hour and I -- innovations.
I have to say I'm more than that quite frank -- well done -- that.
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