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The Rap Video That Saved New York Photographers

Posted By Scott Baradell On August 5, 2007 @ 10:34 am In Legal Matters | No Comments

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OK, perhaps that’s a bit of an overstatement. But this video by comedy troupe Old English was one of the weapons [2] in the successful grassroots campaign [3] to force New York City officials to back off planned restrictions on photographers. [4]

[tags]New York photographers, photography restrictions, Olde English[/tags]

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[2] weapons: http://www.nyclu.org/permitrules/

[3] campaign: http://rising.blackstar.com/does-new-york-have-something-against-photographers-2.html

[4] planned restrictions on photographers.: http://www.nytimes.com/2007/08/04/nyregion/04filmmakers.html?em&ex=1186372800&en=de7a33f3db5f7d29&ei=5087%0A

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