Thursday, May 15, 2014

Massachusetts Woman Charged With Unlawful Wiretapping For Recording Her Own Arrest


May 15, 2014 by jonathanturley

We have a long list of cases where police have arrested citizens for filming them in public despite repeated court rulings that this is a protected practice. I previously discussed this issue in a column

Massachusetts’s police and prosecutors have been particularly aggressive to pursuing citizens. 

That record has continued this week with Karen Dziewit, 24, of Chicopee who has been charged with unlawful wiretapping after she recorded her arrest.  

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Karen Dziewit, 24