Matt Rothschild gets arrested for taking photos of someone else getting arrested for taking photos of proceedings in WI Capitol

Progressive editor Matt Rothschild, 17 others arrested for using cameras in Wisconsin Assembly gallery
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Judith Davidoff on Tuesday 11/01/2011 11:47 pm

The longtime editor of The Progressive magazine was arrested in the Wisconsin Assembly gallery for taking photos of the arrest of another citizen who had been taking photos of proceedings on the Assembly floor.

“We ought to have a right to take a picture,” Matt Rothschild told the conservation warden escorting him Tuesday night for ticketing.

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