Marine faces court martial over Facebook posts

A Marine faces court martial after criticizing the President on Facebook and creating an “Armed Forces Tea Party” page.

He claims his First Amendment rights are being inhibited.  A department directive states that service members may “register, vote and express a personal opinion on political candidates and issues, but not as a representative of the Armed Forces.”

Former WQAD HD News 8 anchor and reporter Vanessa van Hyfte explains.

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