ACLU and MSB Attorneys Sue Peoria for Arresting Author of Parody Twitter Account

June 12, 2014

Attorneys from the ACLU and Miller Shakman have filed suit against the City of Peoria, its Mayor, and other city officials on behalf of Jon Daniel, the author of a parody Twitter account that poked fun at the Mayor. in response to that account, Peoria officials raided Mr. Daniel’s home, seized his computer and other property, and arrested him.

ACLU, June 12, 2014:  “Man Sues City After Being Arrested for Twitter Account Parodying Mayor”