Date:Thu, 12 Oct 2000 14:22:17 EDT
Reply-To:Discussion of Topics for Soccer Referees <[log in to unmask]>
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From:[log in to unmask]Subject:Re: Police - higher authority than the CR?
In a message dated 10/12/2000 2:07:14 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
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<< Why would the referee's authority in a soccer game supercede the police's
authority to enforce the law? >>
Actually, on private property such as our facilities, it just might.
Depending on my frame of mind, I might or might not co-operate with police
who came to one of my indoor buildings or our outdoor fields on such a call.
I might send them looking for a warrant. But that's the advantage of
private, vs public, lands and facilities.