A Cleveland-area man acquitted of a felony charge for creating a parody account of his local police department has filed a lawsuit against the city of Parma, two of its police officers, and a third law enforcement official, alleging a violation of his civil rights.
A parody page could mean prison for an Ohio man who created a fake Facebook profile of his police department.
Because an Ohio police department couldn't handle being (momentarily) mocked, it's now being sued by the man officers arrested after he created a spoof of the department's Facebook page. Earlier this year, Anthony Novak parodied the...
A man arrested and acquitted of a felony for creating a fake Facebook page that parodied a suburban Cleveland police department is suing the city, saying it violated his right … Click to Continue »
CLEVELAND (AP) — A man charged with and acquitted of a felony for creating a Facebook page that parodied a suburban Cleveland police department is suing the city, saying it violated his right to free speech. Anthony Novak sued the c...