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Jewish man arrested at Kansas City library speech after asking "provocative" questions

Take care when asking difficult questions at speeches where off-duty Kansas City cops are in attendance: you might end up in jail. The executive director of Kansas City Libraries says he's outraged by the charges against Jeremy Rothe-Kushel, a Jewish man grabbed by private security after asking the event's speaker, former diplomat Dennis Ross, "provocative" follow-up questions.
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