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New York man ticketed for cursing out police officer can sue police department, court rules

A New York man ticketed for telling off a police officer who he says almost hit pedestrians without his headlights on can proceed with his lawsuit against the Buffalo Police Department, an appeals court rules. R. Anthony Rupp III, a civil rights attorney, called out “Turn on your lights, a——” to Officer Todd McAlister in December 2016 after he and his wife saw the officer…