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Dissent Newswire

May 14, 2008

DOJ Wants Your DNA; Unclear Whether Projectile Saliva Donation Will Be Permitted

Have you ever been arrested while protesting at the White House or in Congress? The next time you’re arrested,* the Justice Department wants federal police to

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.@MayorBowser, we are urging you to place a moratorium on nonviolent arrests & limit police-general public interactions during your DC #stayathome order. Read the letter here: https://rightsanddissent.org/news/local-groups-call-on-dc-law-enforcement-to-halt-nonviolent-arrests-limit-police-interactions-during-stay-at-home-mandate/

We joined a growing list of local & national groups last week calling on @MayorBowser to to place a moratorium on nonviolent arrests and limit police-general public interactions during the DC #stayathome order. Read the letter here: https://rightsanddissent.org/news/local-groups-call-on-dc-law-enforcement-to-halt-nonviolent-arrests-limit-police-interactions-during-stay-at-home-mandate/

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#BREAKING DC issues stay-at-home order amid coronavirus threat https://bit.ly/2UQ6CTU

A public health crisis isn't a justification for a blatant illegal power grab by Trump's DOJ! Tell Congress to reject Bill Barr's request for expansive emergency powers. https://rightsanddissent.salsalabs.org/dojcoronavirus/index.html

Staying at home doesn't mean staying silent. We made a resource for our fellow troublemakers who won't stay silent while we #stayathome. https://rightsanddissent.org/news/guide-for-activists-on-stay-in-place-orders/

How do we make sure #stayathome orders don’t infringe on civil liberties or lead to increased policing? A guide for activists. https://rightsanddissent.org/news/guide-for-activists-on-stay-in-place-orders/

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