June 25, 2008
Tony Rollins called me last night to inform me he had been arrested for preaching on the street against homosexuality. Tony has a legal representative who told him to say nothing to the police, etc.
Tony is to appear in court next Tuesday…July 1 2008.
I am planning to see Tony on Friday afternoon ( June 27 ) to give him any pertinent articles which may help in his case.
Video clips of Tony on Youtube are at:-
Have just talked to Tony and he told me the court case is at 10:00am July 1, 2008.
Victoria Law Courts
Charge is ... words/behaviour - harassment alarm distress.
Contrary to section 5(1) and (6) of the Public Order Act 1986.
I understand Tony was speaking out the following Bible scriptures:-
The venue was
A man walking by stopped and made a phone call to the police, who arrived shortly thereafter. Tony was cuffed and bundled into a police van and taken to Steelhouse Police Station ( in central
There were two Christian witnesses of the event .. Conrad and Ronald.
Tony informed me last Friday he has been assigned a born again lawyer through contact with the Christian Institute.
Tony pleaded Not Guilty and the court case is adjourned until August 15.
The judge was only provided with the necessary papers 30 min prior to the case! Therefore the case was adjourned again until Sept. 11, 2008 at 10.00 am.
Today there was a "silent witness" outside the court building with Christians displaying banners/ posters with the following scriptures:-
Fairness For Christians Like Tony Rollins
PAFN - FORUM
FREE TRACTS ( Available in PDF Format )
ARTICLES 1 of 2
ARTICLES 2 of 2
PAFN - UK
PRAYER AND FASTING NETWORK ( PAFN )
Payout For Tony Rollins ( Dec. 2010)