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Demonstrators gathered outside a Jacksonville restaurant Tuesday to protest 4th District Congressman John Rutherford’s vote to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

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Jacksonville attorney John Phillips said he’s conducting a review of what happened during a Hemming Park protest Friday as he prepares to represent at least one of those arrested.

Several protesters were arrested during a demonstration against last week’s U.S. airstrikes in Syria. Philips said he’s reviewing all available evidence of what led to the arrests.

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Stanton College Preparatory School administrators apologized this week after students protested fliers they saw as demeaning women. Students raised awareness of the fliers online using the Twitter hashtag, #SCPGoodGirl.


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The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will be met with protests during its four day visit to Jacksonville, concluding Sunday.

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Civil rights activists and Northwest Jacksonville community members will gather outside the Cleveland Arms apartments this evening at 6 p.m. to protest the police shooting of an unarmed black man there Sunday morning.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office says two deputies responded to a domestic-violence call at the complex and found 22-year old Devanta Jones trying to strangle a woman.

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