arrested Real World Chicago protesters sue Chicago, police, producers.

arrested Real World Chicago protesters sue Chicago, police, producers.
Ten people arrested while protesting–or just walking by–The Real World Chicago house have “filed [a] lawsuit against Chicago police officers, the city and the firm behind the ‘Real World’ television show,” The Chicago Sun-Times reports. Charges were dropped against everyone arrested except one person, who was later acquitted. The federal lawsuit doesn’t specify an award amount.

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