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USDOJ Refuses to Allow Journalists into Jeff Sessions’ Press Conference Fearing Negative Coverage

USDOJ Refuses to Allow Journalists into Jeff Sessions’ Press Conference Fearing Negative Coverage

The United States Department of Justice says it welcomes all journalists into their press conferences as long as they follow a short list of criteria listed on its website. However, that turned out to be a lie as a pair of Portland journalists learned earlier this week. The journal ...
WATCH: PINAC Correspondent Kicked Out of Free Speech Rally in Oregon

WATCH: PINAC Correspondent Kicked Out of Free Speech Rally in Oregon

PINAC correspondent Mike Smith attended a free speech rally in Portland only to be physically thrown out by police. Smith was at the Patriot Prayer rally at the waterfront last Sunday, which is a popular place in the Oregon city for events and protests. There were several other groups ...
Street Vendor Raises $60,000 After Viral Video Showing California Cop Taking his $60 in Cash for Selling Hot Dogs without Permit

Street Vendor Raises $60,000 After Viral Video Showing California Cop Taking his $60 in Cash for Selling Hot Dogs without Permit

A hot dog vendor seen in a viral video this weekend having $60 in cash seized by a California cop for trying to make some extra money selling hot dogs is getting support from online donors who've now contributed to over $60,000 to crowdfunding efforts set up on his behalf. A petition ...
Watch: Idaho Police Arrest Man for Video Recording FBI Building

Watch: Idaho Police Arrest Man for Video Recording FBI Building

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGr2M8nzbHY&lc=z13ezjuabnjrhztz304citaatojox54rptw0k.1500838069440625 Police in Pocatello, Idaho arrested a man for filming an FBI building from public property. It is becoming an all too common occurrence for officers to stop and detain citizens for re ...
Journalists Arrested for Interviewing Portland Police Officers and Local District Attorney

Journalists Arrested for Interviewing Portland Police Officers and Local District Attorney

Portland Oregon where journalists are arrested for attempting to interview Portland Police Officers and District Attorney.  Oregon Journalists Bob West and Eli Richey both have a colorful history as it relates to documenting the employees of Oregon Law Enforcement agencies, both have bee ...
Hermosa Beach Police Officer David Elliott’s Version of Excellent Customer Service On Display

Hermosa Beach Police Officer David Elliott’s Version of Excellent Customer Service On Display

What could have been a normal Saturday night in Hermosa Beach, California chasing calls for KATMAN of ONUS News Service, almost turned into a chest bumping and tough guy contest? When what would have a simple call to investigate suspicious activity (individual checking doors) turned into ...
Homestead PD Still Doesn’t Know Photography Is Not A Crime

Homestead PD Still Doesn’t Know Photography Is Not A Crime

Homestead Police Department (HPD), in South Florida, has myriad problems respecting the First Amendment. I went to HPD this week to serve some officers in a civil rights suit, the story was covered earlier. While entering I discovered that HPD still has not learned that photography is no ...