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September 30, 2016

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Man Wins Settlement and “Right” to Flip Cops the Bird

By Lisa M. Collins

With all due respect to my friends in the police force, this is pretty hilarious. And, yes, free speech, as DNA Info reports that a man won a $15,000 settlement in his claim that Greenwich Village police violated his rights when they arrested him for flipping them his middle finger.

http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20130214/greenwich-village/man-arrested-for-giving-cops-finger-wins-15k-settlement-from-city?utm_content=lisamcollins%40gmail.com&utm_source=VerticalResponse&utm_medium=Email&utm_term=Man%20Arrested%20for%20Giving%20Cops%20the%20Finger%20Wins%20%2415K%20Settlement%20from%20the%20City&utm_campaign=Man%20Arrested%20for%20Giving%20Cops%20the%20Finger%20Wins%20%2415K%20Settlement%20from%20the%20Citycontent

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