‘Who Bombed Judi Bari?’ playing one night only at Gainesville’s Hippodrome
From 1985 through the late 1990s, environmental activists fought to save the Redwoods in California. One of the leaders of the effort, Judi Bari, suffered critical injuries when someone bombed her car.
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Darryl Cherney, filmmaker behind "Who Bombed Judi Bari?"
Fellow activist Darryl Cherney was riding in the same car and also received injuries in the bombing. Cherney is in Gainesville, where his documentary, “Who Bombed Judi Bari?,” will be on screen at the Hippodrome State Theatre Tuesday night at 7 p.m.
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