02-05-2005, 12:56 PM #1
when is a bird not a bird?
Man Who Flipped The Bird Sues Trooper Who Ticketed Him
Officer Chuckles About Lawsuit
POSTED: 8:38 am EST February 4, 2005
PITTSBURGH -- A Pittsburgh man said a ticket a state police trooper gave him is for the bird. No, not the birds. The bird. Literally.
But 42-year-old Stephen Corey said he is suing because he believes he had a First Amendment right to flip his middle finger at Trooper Samuel Nassan III, who gave Corey two tickets last July.Freethought is a philosophy not a policy-
"The opinions expressed herein are not necessarily those of my employer, not necessarily mine, and probably not necessary."