More Mardi Gras Video

http://www.flickr.com/photos/newtown_grafitti/8512917134/

Definitely not in Kansas any more, Toto. pic by Newtown Graffiti

Sydney MP Alex Greenwich has released more footage of a Mardi Gras incident between a reveller and police which has sparked widespread outrage this is the part where the guy is first thrown to the ground: via Mardi Gras incident.

Some analysis of the police behaviour by a lawyer.

Earlier posts The Videographers StoryFacebook complaints, Press conference and petitions.

UPDATE: Watch the Channel 10 news tonight. They have an interview with the young guy who was assaulted.

The Project are also looking for witnesses and footage.

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