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Rawlings-Blake criticizes protesters for blocking traffic in Baltimore
Rawlings-Blake criticizes protesters for blocking traffic in Baltimore

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on Tuesday criticized both Gov. Larry Hogan over his recent funding decisions and a group of protesters led by Pastor Jamal Bryant who blocked traffic coming into Baltimore -- a decision she suggested could have prevented hospital workers from reaching medical centers and patients from getting treatment.  “I understand and respect the right to protest,” Rawlings-Blake said. “When you are putting people at risk by shutting down major thoroughfares, that’s beyond reasonable protest. We were very clear with the protesters this morning that wasn’t going to be tolerated.” Bryant and others were protesting state...

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