Now the CHP is Violating Protesters’ Free Speech

SAN DIEGO – The California Highway Patrol has improperly been informing demonstrators protesting Escondido checkpoints that their signs are prohibited by the California Vehicle Code, the San Diego ACLU charged in a letter sent to the CHP by mail last Thursday. The CHP is violating the checkpoint protesters’ First Amendment right to free speech by forcing them to move from a public sidewalk near a highway exit ramp, an event captured on video by one of the protesters.

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