Tag: 1st Amendment Rights

Illinois Cop Tells Disabled Man Photography is a Crime, Refuse to Take IA Report

Illinois Cop Tells Disabled Man Photography is a Crime, Refuse to Take IA Report

An Illinois cop was caught on video accusing a disabled man of being a criminal for recording, then denying his attempt to file an internal affairs complaint while trying to hide behind that state's struck-down, unconstitutional eavesdropping law, which the ACLU had overturned in 2012. ...
PINAC Correspondent Released From Jail After Fighting With Security Guard Who Tried to Snatch His Camera

PINAC Correspondent Released From Jail After Fighting With Security Guard Who Tried to Snatch His Camera

After sitting in a county jail for five days on a charge of felonious assault on a security guard, PINAC correspondent Mike Skidmore was bonded out Tuesday. Now the 58-year-old former Marine and retired corrections officer is preparing to fight a legal battle that will determine wheth ...