MYFOXNY.COM - The New York Transit Authority and the New York City Police Department are facing a federal suit over the arrest of two men who were taking photographs in the subway system.
The suit is being filed on behalf of railroad enthusiasts Steve Barry and Michael Burkhart. They were arrested in August 2010 while they were taking photos at the Broad Channel subway stop in Brooklyn.
At the time, they were awaiting the arrival of a vintage subway train on display by the New York Transit Museum. The pair were taking photos of regular subway trains while they waiting. Continued