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4th Circuit to mull gag deals in police settlements (access required)

A federal appeals court heard arguments Jan. 30 on the constitutionality of nondisclosure agreements in Baltimore Police Department settlements, which advocates claim unduly restrict speech and limit public access to information about police brutality. Attorneys for the city told the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that a Baltimore woman who settled with police over wrongful ...