Video Shows Police Officer Pushing 'Full House' Star During Protest Over Abortion Rights


An officer with the Los Angeles Police Department pushed “Full House” star Jodie Sweetin during a protest against the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.

The video shows the actress being shoved and falling to the ground.

She got back up and began shouting, “No justice, no peace.”

Sweetin was surrounded by other protesters who appeared to help her up.

Watch the video below:

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She later told Fox News, “I’m extremely proud of the hundreds of people who showed up yesterday to exercise their First Amendment rights and take immediate action to peacefully protest the giant injustices that have been delivered from our Supreme Court.”

Sweetin added, “Our activism will continue until our voices are heard and action is taken. This will not deter us, we will continue fighting for our rights. We are not free until ALL of us are free.”

The LAPD told People Magazine, “The LAPD is aware of a video clip of a woman being pushed to the ground by officers not allowing the group to enter on foot and overtake the 101 freeway.”

The department continued, “The force used will be evaluated against the LAPD’s policy and procedure.”

Additionally, the department explained, “As the nation continues to wrestle with the latest Supreme Court decision, the Los Angeles Police Department will continue to facilitate 1st Amendment rights, while protecting life and property.”

Protests have broken out across the nation following the news of the ruling.

CNN reported at least 20 people were taken into custody with charges pending in New York, according to police.

Over the weekend, the Capitol Police announced on Twitter that “two people were arrested for destruction of property. They were accused of throwing paint over the fence by the U.S. Supreme Court.”

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The outlet noted at least 10 states have placed bans on abortion since last week’s ruling.

While delivering remarks following the ruling, President Joe Biden called for peaceful protests, as IJR reported.

“I call on everyone, no matter how deeply they care about this decision, to keep all protests peaceful, peaceful, peaceful, peaceful. No intimidation,” Biden said.

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