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Arkansas lawmaker co-responsible for 'filming the cops' law is arrested ... for filming the cops?

Arkansas State Rep. John Walker was arrested in Little Rock, Arkansas, on September 26 for filming police as they stopped a motorist but the charge given to him was “obstructing governmental operations.” The arrest came after Walker was approached by two Little Rock police officers who had arrested a motorist on outstanding warrants. Walker co-sponsored a bill in 2015 which made it a crime for law enforcement officers to attempt to stop people from photographing or recording them; deleting footage or other electronic data; and seizing or confiscating recording devices unless they are being used in the commission of a crime.
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