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The DC Code: § 5-333.04 Policy on investigations and inquiries involving First Amendment activities.

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The MPD shall conduct all investigations and preliminary inquiries involving First Amendment activities for a legitimate law enforcement objective and, in so doing, shall safeguard the constitutional rights and liberties of all persons. MPD members may not investigate, prosecute, disrupt, interfere with, harass, or discriminate against any person engaged in First Amendment activity for the purpose of punishing, retaliating, preventing, or hindering the person from exercising his or her First Amendment rights.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 15-352, see notes following § 5-331.01. DC CODE § 5-333.04 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 13, 2005, D.C. Law 15-352, § 204, 52 DCR 2296.)