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Trial of Charlottesville rally organizers set to begin

Clip: 10/24/2021 | 5m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

A federal court in Virginia is set to begin the trial of the 2017 Charlottesville ‘Unite the Right’ rally on Monday. Plaintiffs argue that the rally, in which a counter protester was killed, was an unlawful conspiracy while the rally’s organizers say they were exercising their First Amendment rights. Amy Spitalnick executive director of nonprofit Integrity First for America joins.

Aired: 10/24/21

Rating: NR

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