If you do not live in Raleigh, you may not know that there are special police forces with their own jurisdiction and regulations. In addition to the Raleigh police, State police and sheriff, we have Capitol and General Assembly police. The Capitol police patrol state property such as the Capitol Building where we are having our Tea Party on April 15th. This in itself is another long story but the point is that this property is under the control of the Office of the Governor who has a distinctly anti-patriotic view of our activities.
To schedule an event, you have to apply for a permit and agree to follow the regulations during the proceedings: many of which are new. Rule number 16 is shown below: