05/04/2015 09:38 am ET Updated May 04, 2015

This Man Spent 49 Hours In A Baltimore Jail Cell For Being A Reporter

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The last time that riots hit the streets of Baltimore was in 1968, following the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.

As the 2015 uprising continues, fueled by the anger at Freddie Gray’s death in police custody, the state has been taking extraordinary measures to attempt to restore order.

For some, this comes at the expense of our constitutional rights. I was one of them.

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