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D.C. Officers Are Directed to Leave Citizen Photographers Alone


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, ethics, government, ACLU, constitution, usa, healthcare, photography, economy )

Nancy
- 1525 days ago - washingtonpost.com
District police cannot interfere with citizens as they photograph or videotape officers performing their jobs in public, according to a new directive issued by Chief Cathy L. Lanier as part of settlement in a civil lawsuit.



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Rosie Lopez (73)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 2:26 pm
ty
 

John Gregoire (293)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 6:18 am
The above ads are about as welcome as DC cops trying to prevent photos.
 

JL A. (282)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 7:20 am
So sad that they had to be ordered not to harm the people they were supposed to protect and learn about basic constitutional rights via an order instead of proper training
 

P A. (117)
Friday July 27, 2012, 8:06 am
Thank God - sanity has prevailed - God bless Cathy Lanier - the situation was beyond awful before!
 

. (1)
Friday July 27, 2012, 12:21 pm
Noted. Thank you Nancy.
 

Robert O. (12)
Friday August 17, 2012, 1:56 am
Thanks Nancy.
 
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