Monday, January 13, 2014

Police pay out £20k to student for making up evidence against him

Without citizens having our own video evidence, Police would be getting away with all sorts of abuses.


Take this case- Police allegations against two students at a tuition fees demo were thrown out after YouTube film and photographs showed “shocking” inconsistencies in Met officers’ accounts of the incidents.
In both cases the students were wrestled to the ground, arrested, strip-searched, fingerprinted and faced charges that could have damaged their careers.
The student has been awarded £20k
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