slog.thestranger.com -- A freelance videographer who filmed Seattle police stomping an innocent Latino man’s head against the concrete and threatening to “beat the fucking Mexican piss out of you, homey,” says that Q-13, the local affiliate of Fox News, refused to air the footage because they didn’t want to hinder access to police sources. The photographer, Jud Morris, then sold that footage to KIRO Television, which aired it last night—sparking an uproar about apparent police misconduct and triggering an internal police investigation—but Q-13 is now gearing up with lawyers, claiming that footage was illegally stolen and neither KIRO nor the photographer has rights to the video.
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