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Chicago artist's protest backfires as he faces 15 years in jail... because he recorded his own a

• MailOnline
An artist who used a video camera to record being arrested by police is facing up to 15 years in prison. Chris Drew has been charged with Class 1 felony under the Eavesdropping Act in Chicago, Illinois. The bemused activist said he did not know anything about the law when he was protesting about restrictions on where artists can sell their work.

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Comment by tittiger
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They had best not forget:

The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.


Comment by Anonymous
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 And cops wonder why the bloodshed.