Published On: Thu, Mar 11th, 2021
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U.S. jury acquits reporter pepper-sprayed, arrested while covering protest

Andrea Sahouri hugs her mother, Muna Tareh-Sahouri

An Iowa jury on Wednesday acquitted a journalist who was pepper-sprayed and arrested by police while covering a protest in a case that critics have derided as an attack on press freedom and an abuse of prosecutorial discretion.

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