Connie Marshall http://wfpl.org en Louisville Metro Council Members Seek to Bar ‘Hate Speech’ by City Hall Speakers http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-metro-council-members-seek-bar-hate-speech-city-hall-speakers <p>The language used by a controversial City Hall gadfly has a handful of Louisville Metro Council members seeking to change the rules for public comment at meetings.</p><p>For years, Connie Marshall, <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/former-mayoral-candidate-conspiracy-theorist-arrested">a former candidate for mayor</a>, has used the lectern at public meetings to riff&nbsp;about different conspiracies against her, often in explicit terms.</p><p>Those speeches have made some council members uncomfortable.</p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:22:26 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 9528 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Metro Council Members Seek to Bar ‘Hate Speech’ by City Hall Speakers Former Mayoral Candidate, Conspiracy Theorist Arrested http://wfpl.org/post/former-mayoral-candidate-conspiracy-theorist-arrested <p>Former mayoral candidate Connie Marshall was arrested by Louisville Metro Police after allegedly leading officers on a pursuit.</p><p>Marshall ran a <a href="http://fatlip.leoweekly.com/2010/02/23/marshall-receives-bizarre-endorsement/">bizarre campaign for mayor in 2010</a>, but she is better known as a conspiracy theorist who has alleged local and federal officials are harassing her via electronic surveillance.</p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 16:19:22 +0000 Phillip M. Bailey 816 at http://wfpl.org