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"Theft by Eminent Domain" - Saturday afternoon with Ellen Gerhart

Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Ellen Gerhart and her husband refused to grant a right of way for the Mariner East pipeline. When their land was seized by eminent domain, Ellen, her family, and friends fought back. Ellen paid a huge price for her courageous stand when Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas Judge George Zanic sent her to jail. Ellen completed two months in jail but now she’s back and she still hasn’t backed down. Come and hear Ellen tell her story of amazing and courageous resistance.

Sponsored by Marcellus Outreach Butler.

Butler Area Public Library
218 N. McKean St
Butler, PA 16001
United States