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Anti-Protest Laws

Protesters in downtown Columbus on June 1, 2020.
Paige Pfleger
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WOSU

When former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin killed George Floyd last year, Americans took to the streets to demand change in protests that were overwhelmingly peaceful.

Still, Republican-controlled legislatures in 35 states have introduced bills that could restrict the ability of citizens to protest.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher: we examine the wave of anti protest legislation in the wake of the social justice movement sweeping the country.

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