Thug cop chokeholds CBS reporter: "I hate the press and I can do whatever I want."

The police in Newark don't like it when reporters film them at public events. The event happened a couple of years ago and the officer suspended; the inevitable lawsuit[PDF] was unresolved as of 2010.

Update: BB reader Wetdog2 says the case was dismissed following a settlement just days ago, which may account for the video doing the rounds now, so long after the incident.