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Protesters Rights

Protester's Free Speech vs. Speaker's Free Speech

Judge H. Lee Sarokin | Posted 08.23.2016 | Politics
Judge H. Lee Sarokin

Although a fierce believer in free speech, I must admit that I have never been a great fan of protesters who interrupt and disrupt speeches (whether it is at a political rally for either party or the State of the Union Address).

Ryan J. Reilly

Police Violated Constitutional Rights Of Ferguson Protesters, Federal Judge Rules | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 10.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Police overseeing security at protests in Ferguson, Missouri, in August violated the constitutional rights of demonstrators and journali...

Dan Froomkin

U.S. Ignores U.N. Plea To Protect Occupy Protest Rights | Dan Froomkin | Posted 06.18.2012 | World

WASHINGTON -- Federal officials have yet to respond to two United Nations human rights envoys who formally requested that the U.S. government protect ...