(CBS DETROIT) – Smaller crowds than previous protests gathered in Lansing Thursday.
Here’s an overhead look from the protest at the Capitol.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 7,733 New COVID-19 Cases, 35 Deaths
The building was closed today due to the state’s legislature not meeting.
Protesters stood outside in the rain voicing their opposition to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s stay at home order.READ MORE: Fall Hayrides Begin Oct. 1 At Heritage Park In Farmington Hills
Michigan State Police gave protesters a heads up that there would be heavy police presence.
This comes after armed protesters stormed the Capitol more than two weeks ago.
Some protesters could be seen carrying rifles at Thursday’s demonstration.MORE NEWS: Ballot Drive: Join Michigan With National Popular Vote Pact
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