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Ian Van Kuyk

Student Photojournalist Beaten and Arrested While Taking Photos of Police in Public

Larry Atkins | Posted 06.26.2012 | Media
Larry Atkins

Asserting his First Amendment right to take photos of police action in public, Van Kuyk refused the officers' request for him to stop taking the photos, but the officers arrested him and charged him with obstruction, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct.

Student Charged After Taking Pictures Of A Traffic Stop

AP | By KATHY MATHESON | Posted 05.26.2012 | College

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia police violated a college student's First Amendment rights by arresting him as he took photos of a traffic stop outside h...