March 30, 2001 celebration of the acquittal of the Democracy
Charged with "Disruption of Congress" at a second trial that ended
with a unanimous "not guilty" verdict on February 15th.
The Democracy Seven -- from left, Karen A. Szulgit, Steve Donkin,
Tanya Snyder, Martin Thomas, Bette Hoover, Debby Hanrahan, and Queen
ShemaYah. Also, organizers Anise Jenkins and Wayne Turner.
Representative Eleanor Holmes Norton (right, first photo) and
former DC Mayor Sharon Pratt (left, second photo) spoke. As did
Councilmembers Adrian Fenty, who with Phil Mendelson presented a
Resolution honoring the "DC Democracy Seven." "DC Democracy Seven
Day" was passed unanimously by DC Council on Tuesday, March 6,
Moore 2001. Photos may be used only with permission.