Charges of "criminal conspiracy" dropped; reporter vindicated

Posted: January 21, 2010 in documentation, media activism, photography, riot police


Police unjustly arresting media and photographers during political protests is an ongoing issue. Hetznecker warns of this “dangerous development” saying “I think this has become a pattern throughout the country that individuals who attempt to independently document an event that is governed or controlled by police action are going to be subject to arrest, unfortunately false arrest, and accusations of involvement or participation in the particular demonstration is an issue.”

c/o Op-Ed News :::MORE HERE:::

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