Arrested for disorderly conduct, rights violated?

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Country: United States of America
State: Ohio

Were my rights violated? And do I have a case? On 7-9-05 I was arrested on a charge of Disorderly Conduct for taking pictures of the cops in my kitchen and allegedly making an obscene gesture. I did a total of 17 1/2 days in jail. Was convicted of Disorderly Conduct for making an obscene gesture, not taking pictures.

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We don't see any violation--if the judge agreed the conduct was disorderly you would have to appeal that...
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