The St. Louis Police Metropolitan Police Department recently fired two officers, Ronald Hasty and Thomas Mabrey, over Facebook posts. The two men are appealing the decision on First Amendment grounds. What did they post? See a sample below. (Mr. Hasty posted as “Ron Nighthawk.”)
No calls for violence, nothing illegal, no discussion of their jobs. Just memes.
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Courtesy of American Renaissance
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