Demonstrators en Controversial Street Preacher Loses Case Against Charlotte <p>A federal judge has cleared the city of Charlotte in a lawsuit brought by controversial Concord preacher Flip Benham and his group "Operation Save America," which demonstrates frequently across the country against abortion and homosexuality. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Reverend Flip Benham has a big voice, but he's spent seven years fighting the city of Charlotte for the ability to be </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">louder.</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> City ordinance requires demonstrators to stay under 75 decibels when using speakers and amplifiers on public sidewalks.</span></p><p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 19:33:25 +0000 Julie Rose 24396 at