Posted on 2 augustus 2012
Eindelijk eens een verdict waar het gezond verstand primeert en niet de paranoïa. Met dank aan de ACLU.
‘To settle a right-to-photograph lawsuit filed by an aspiring photojournalist and the ACLU, the Washington DC Metropolitan Police Department has issued a general order stating that “a bystander has the right under the First Amendment to observe and record [DC police officers] in the public discharge of their duties.”’
Posted on 6 juli 2012
Posted on 18 augustus 2011
‘The settlement was announced by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), which sued the city on behalf of three photographers, a filmmaker, and four others who were observing the protests–but not participating–when they were swept up in the mass arrests on August 25, 2008.’