I heard about this at Loki's BTR show Halls of Valhalla in the chat room via xdhimmi deb. I did a minor search and found several articles on this issue.
Former Illinois U.S. Senate candidate Alan Keyes and 21 other protesters were arrested this morning when they refused to leave the Notre Dame campus during a protest of President Obama's upcoming commencement address there, authorities said.
Keyes and the others were arrested on trespassing charges when they refused to leave campus, a university spokesman said. All 22 were being held in the St. Joseph County Jail on misdemeanor criminal trespass charges, in lieu of $250 bond each, said St. Joseph County Sheriff's Sgt. Bill Redman. [...]
Anti-abortion activist and frequent presidential candidate Alan Keyes was arrested for trespassing at Notre Dame Friday as part of a protest against President Obama speaking at the May 17 Commencement ceremony.
Shortly before noon, on the last day of final exams for Notre Dame students, Keyes and a few dozen others gathered at the entrance of Notre Dame to pray. The protesters were holding signs and most were pushing strollers containing baby dolls covered in fake blood. After approximately half an hour of prayer, Keyes delivered a speech, encouraging those present to "walk onto campus as missionaries for God's truth." [...]
Conservative political activist and former presidential candidate Dr. Alan Keyes was arrested on Friday along with 21 other pro-lifers while protesting the University of Notre Dame’s decision to give President Obama an honorary law degree despite his support for abortion.
Randall Terry, founder of Operation Rescue, a pro-life group, said Keyes and the other protesters “walked on campus praying quietly with baby carriages that had dolls covered with stage blood as a show of protest.” [...]
Former Republican presidential and senatorial candidate Alan Keyes was arrested Friday at a protest of President Obama's impending commencement address on the campus of Notre Dame University.
Keyes, Obama's 2004 opponent in the Illinois Senate race, was arrested for trespassing along with 25 other protesters at Notre Dame, Chicago Breaking News reported.
Keyes, a conservative Catholic, was protesting the president's upcoming speech. Some Catholics have called on Notre Dame, a premier Catholic university, to rescind Obama's invitation due to his support for abortion rights, which the Catholic church opposes.
SOUTH BEND, Indiana (Christian Newswire) - Former U.S. Ambassador and Presidential candidate Dr. Alan Keyes is currently in Jail; along with over 20 anti abortion activists.
They were arrested at Notre Dame for peacefully, quietly, walking on campus with baby carriages carrying dolls covered with stage blood.
Randall Terry, leader of StopObamaNotreDame, states:
"Notre Dame arrests Christians who defend babies, and honors a man who kills them.This is an open wound in the Church. The question is this: Will a Catholic Bishop step up and demand this betrayal of the Faith be brought to a halt?"
Terry indicated that a video of the arrest will be available later today at: www.StopObamaNotreDame.com. [...]
Dr. Alan Keyes, above, being arrested along with other anti-abortion protesters at the Notre Dame campus. Keyes was interviewed Wednesday evening by Andrea Shea-King and he told her audience of his intentions upon arriving at Notre Dame. Story is developing. Chicago Tribune report. [...]