02 Nov, 2011 | Posted by: st



GOOD SUMARITAN -- Carlos Miller: Occupy Wall Street Protesters Protect Photographer From Arrest. “As we've seen, there has been hostility from some of the other Occupy activists towards photographers. In New York, it's been the other way around, especially in an incident on Friday where a group of protesters protected a photographer from getting arrested. One of them even earned a beatdown and arrest by police for his efforts.
http://www.pixiq.com/article/occupy-wall-street-protesters-protect-photographer-from-arrest

STICK ‘EM UP! -- (Video) ACLU Sues LASD For Harassing Photographers. The American Civil Liberties Union sued the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on Thursday, claiming the law enforcement agency is harassing news photographers and other people who take pictures in public places.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/28/aclu-sues-lasd-for-harass_n_1063664.html


COPS & PHOTOGRAPHERS. It used to be “Cops and Robbers”. Is the Police Dept. in your city finding new targets for their investigating? Spending More Than 5 Minutes Taking Photos From One Spot Can Land You In Jail In Washington, D.C. And another: Alabama Cop Neglects Job Duty To Grab Photographer's Lens. Photographer vows to file assault charges. SOURCE: Carlos Miller; http://www.pixiq.com/article/alabama-cop-grabs-photographers-lens More: http://www.pixiq.com/article/spending-more-than-5-minutes-taking-photo-can-land-you-in-jail
PHOTO: Michael Pancier



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