‘Obey’ the Law

300_20906Former Rhode Island School of Design student, Shepard Fairey the Los Angeles street artist known best for his Obama campaign posters and Obey Giant clothing and collectibles was sentenced today to two years probation for charges of “placing a poster on a Boston electrical box in September of 2000” according to the AP who said that “in the plea deal, Fairey admitted to the 2000 incident and two others this past January: placing a sticker on the back of a traffic sign and affixing a poster to a private condominium building.” (see full story full story no longer available).  In addition Fairey must also not posses glue or stickers in Suffolk County, Mass.