Several citizens at the Floyd County Commission meeting came out this week in support of a man the commissioners had arrested at an earlier meeting in January.

A former banker and business owner, Mark Kenneth Swanson, was arrested after stating his constitutional rights to address the board over several issues, including the hiring of a county attorney.

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One of the speakers spoke on how the commission reminded her of what her parents, who immigrated from Cuba, told her about tyranny.

To watch the video of the speakers, click on the link below and watch starting at 3:15.

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