Man preaching from Bible outside Hemet DMV finally vindicated in federal court after six years

Photo ContributedCHP Officer Darren Meyer arrests Mark Mackey on Feb. 2, 2011 after Mackey and others preached outside the Hemet DMV. ■ By Kyle Selby / Reporter Six years ago, Pastor Brett Coronado, Edmond Flores, and Mark Mackey of Calvary Chapel Hemet were arrested on Feb. 2, 2011 for reading the Bible aloud, in front of the California Department of Motor Vehicles, here in Hemet. The case has since generated national buzz, with news coverage provided by media outlets such as Fox News. This year, on Jan. 11, three federal appellate judges in the Ninth Circuit issued their final ruling, rejecting a lower court’s opinion that favored Meyer, rebuking the claims

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