Elliot Hughes recounts allegations of torture while being detained in Ramsey County Jail. Hughes was detained during an RNC08 protest after reportedly colliding with a police bicycle on accident. He was sent to Regions Hospital for treatment and later released without charges. We are actively investigating these claims. Stay tuned for more.
2008 RNC : Protester arrested for “falling” off his bike
We were walking up Sibley Street during the Republican National Convention (9-01-08 1:36pm) and managed to capture what I believe to be a Anti-War march on camera. What came next was a little shocking, but ended peacefully.
Turns out that Elliot Hughes (the protester) was tortured while being detained in Ramsey County Jail