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Nominated D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham directed mass unconstitutional arrests

Newsham is a serial mass violator of civil rights and is not fit to be Chief of Police.

U.S. News and World Report: Inauguration Mass Arrest of Protesters, Journalists a Throwback With a Familiar Face, Attorneys Say

"You can't arrest people for the acts of others simply because they arguably share a political view -- that's illegal," Verheyden-Hilliard says.

Reuters: Facing suit, National Park Service sites freed up for Trump inauguration protests

“We believe that this is a significant victory for free speech. They are doing this under threat of litigation,” Mara Verheyden-Hilliard, the fund’s executive director, said in a telephone interview.