If you're planning to take part in protests, know your rights. Read this.

Updated 7:18 PM ET, Wed June 3, 2020

(CNN)Every American has the right to demonstrate peacefully. It's right there in the First Amendment. But it's not as simple as showing up with a sign.

There are some measures officials can use to limit protests, and it's easy to accidentally tiptoe into legally murky territory if you don't know the specifics.
So before you go, read up.