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Secret Service Officer, Tibetan Independence Rally IMGP0733

(by Carl Weaver)

 

In front of the Chinese Embassy in Washington, DC

 

This officer harassed me and said I was not allowed to take photos of the embassy or be on the sidewalk in front of the embassy. I stood my ground and told her that it was public property and that I was allowed to be there. After about a minute of arguing she checked my press pass and left me alone.

 

Read the article here:

dc.metblogs.com/2008/03/16/photo-rights-challenged-at-chi...

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Taken on March 16, 2008