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City settles $275K ACLU-NH lawsuit with man arrested for filming police

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 American Civil Liberties Union NH 0

Manchester had argued that Valentin’s recording was not protected because he was “trying to hide the telephone from view.” However, the ACLU-NH argued that even if he was secretly recording the police, the First Amendment right to record law enforcement applies to both open and secret recordings of police officers performing their duties in public. READ MORE