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Officer fired after arresting mayor’s son can sue

An Illinois police officer claimed he lost his job because he complained that his department had a bad habit of looking the other way when politically-connected drivers were caught committing traffic violations.

Monday, a federal appeals court decided that the officer could sue for a violation of his First Amendment rights.

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