Board Member Tosses Out Paper Followup


Here is a follow-up to the story of the board member who tossed out newpapers from the library. The Chicago "Reader's Guide to Arts and Entertainment", however you view its content, is an extremely popular freebie.

Cook Memorial Public Library Trustee Jack L. Martin was formally censured by the board Tuesday night for his actions surrounding the confiscation of copies of a controversial weekly newspaper from the main facility in Libertyville.

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Someone else with his brain stuck in double think mode. "I don't believe in censorship, but!..." Yeah, right. Given that he violated about fifteen points of order subsequent to his original screw up this is obviously someone who doesn't know that the first rule of digging holes is: when you're in one, stop digging.

Common decency=what I think.