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Submission + - Journalists Targeted and Harassed by Chicago PD During NATO Protest (theatlanticwire.com)

phx_zs writes: Numerous "citizen journalists" who have been streaming live video of the NATO and G8 meeting protests in Chicago have reported being followed, harassed, unlawfully detained and searched by the Chicago Police.
Video has surfaced showing one of these incidents occurring, during which the journalists say they were handcuffed, interrogated, and had their equipment destroyed.

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Journalists Targeted and Harassed by Chicago PD During NATO Protest

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