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Agency: Officer wrong to demand deletion of photo of inmates.

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June 29, Spokesman Matt Schuman said that the department will remind its staffers of the proper policy, which requires that inmates inside corrections facilities sign release forms but does not govern photos taken in public. Connect with the definitive source for global and local news. The Associated Press.

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