Thursday, March 1, 2012

Filming cops on the Street Illegal in Chicago

This is a great article on the illegality of video recording police and the potential consequences for the upcoming Chicago G8 Summit. Here's the link: Press-free NATO summit? Filming cops on the street illegal in Chicago — RT

Quote: "Come springtime, the Chicago PD will have to determine which First Amendment guarantee is more important to crush: the freedom of the press or the freedom to assemble. Luckily America’s most well-known constitutional law professor and former Chicago resident will be in town that week. What do you think Barack Obama has to say about the law?"