"The April 4 viral video of a South Carolina police officer shooting a fleeing suspect has cost the cop his job and his freedom. But there's now another cost attached to the video, perhaps in the $10,000 range or more. A publicist for the man who captured the footage—which led to homicide charges against North Charleston officer Michael Slager— says news outlets must pay a licensing fee to carry the footage."
Friday, April 17, 2015
Copyright claims asserted in viral video of cop shooting fleeing suspect; Ars Technica, 4/17/15
David Kravets, Ars Technica; Copyright claims asserted in viral video of cop shooting fleeing suspect: