Turner v. Driver, No. 16-10312 (5th Cir. 2017)
Turner v. Driver, No. 16-10312, is a 2017 decision of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit that established a First Amendment right to record the police. One of the officers involved was criminally indicted for a similar incident around the same time.
Justia Opinion Summary
Plaintiff filed suit under 42 U.S.C. 1983 against three officers and the City of Fort Worth, alleging violations of his First and Fourth Amendment rights.
Plaintiff’s suit stemmed from his arrest after he was video recording a police station from a public sidewalk
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