Tom Tillison from the Florida Political Press also reported what Trento discovered: that the permit for the event was signed by Elahi.
Here’s an image of the permit:
Elahi’s signature on permit for event
Tillison also raised the issue of the city’s concessions for the group, noting that while the permit was supposed to be submitted three days in advance, it actually was submitted and approved for a protest within 24 hours. And the application states the time was supposed to be from 8 a.m. until 8:59 p.m. on Oct. 15, yet the group remains camped there days later.
“Does this mean that the protesters are in violation of city ordinances government the use of city owned park facilities?”
Finally, he wondered about the extended stay, since there are no restrooms on