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Two U.S. Journalists Charged Months After Being Arrested In Ferguson


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Two U.S. Journalists Charged Months After Being Arrested In Ferguson

Committee to Protect Journalists

NEW YORK, NY - Two U.S. journalists have been charged in Missouri with trespassing and interfering with a police officer nearly a year after they were detained by police in the city of Ferguson, according to news reports. Wesley Lowery, a reporter for The Washington Post, and Ryan J.

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Arrested for being in a McDonald’s during protests. Just what was the rationale for arresting these reporters? What is there about a McDonald’s that it is necessary to clear it of reporters? Come on police explain your motives in clearing the press out of the restaurant. Surely you have a reason or maybe two as to why reporters are inimicable to your handling of the protests. Please tell us what they are? We’re waiting!