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May 10, 2010

Amy Goodman Strikes Back Against RNC Arrest- Files Lawsuit

"When journalists are arrested- that has a chilling effect on the functioning of a democratic society-" said Goodman- whose show airs on over 750 radio and TV stations across the country. "We shouldn't have to get a record to put things on the record."

Amy Goodman Strikes Back Against RNC Arrest- Files Lawsuit

Amy Goodman- host of the "Democracy Now!" news program and two of her producers fileda federal lawsuit against the cities of St. Paul and Minneapolis on Wednesday- following the journalists' arrest and mistreatment while covering the 2008 Republican National Convention.