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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 )

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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

John Gregoire (291)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 6:18 am
The above ads are about as welcome as DC cops trying to prevent photos.

JL A. (286)
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

Pat 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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