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Visitors take photos on the sidewalk in front of the White House in Washington in 2015. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Visitors take photos on the sidewalk in front of the White House in Washington in 2015. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Attorney: White House fence jump was act of protest

WASHINGTON — A college student who jumped over the White House fence while draped in an American flag was committing civil disobedience and had no plans to harm himself or others, his attorney said Sunday. Joseph Caputo, 22, of Stamford, Connecticut, was carrying a binder with "a rewritten Constitution" when he scaled the fence on Thursday, ...