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Appeals court rules against officer's First Amendment claim

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PORTLAND, Ore. — A federal appeals court has ruled that a police officer who complained about his department's safety standards is not entitled to First Amendment protection of his speech. Former Eugene officer Brian Hagen complained about four incidents in which Eugene police SWAT team members accidentally fired their weapons and, in two of those incidents, shot and injured another officer....

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