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N. Dakota charges reporter with 'riot' for covering protest--but gets slapped down by judge

Donald Trump’s increasingly febrile denunciations of the news media as part of a conspiracy to elect Hillary Clinton have garnered all the attention on the press freedom front, as is typical of his ranting. But they shouldn’t distract from a genuine attack on the 1st Amendment waged by prosecutors...
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