Submitted by ub on Sun, 03/09/2014 - 15:36

The courts, news-persons and journalism educators want the public to know that cops may need to begin brushing up on case law.

Circuit judges and US Supreme Court ruled that law abiding citizens may film police in public while they're protecting and serving, providing they're not interfering with the work of police officials. They're not judge and jury whenever any citizen decides to record them.

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