Philadelphia police roughed up a psychotherapist and “trained legal observer” for photographing an arrest of an anti-fracking demonstrator at the Philadelphia Convention Center, she claims in court.

Amanda Geraci sued Philadelphia and four named police officers on Monday in Federal Court.

It is the fifth lawsuit filed by the ACLU of Pennsylvania since 2013 concerning unlawful apprehension of citizens photographing police officers.

Until Monday, the most recent came in July when a Temple University student was handcuffed after photographing police officers arrest partygoers near the university.

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