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Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

First Amendment win: retaliatory criminal charges against Huron activist Stacy Hinners dismissed

October 7, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Payouts to RNC-16 protestors for Cleveland-police free-speech retaliation approach nearly $1,000,000

September 26, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Federal appeals court rejects outside lawyer's immunity claim in First Amendment-retaliation, whistleblower suit against Geauga County Health...

September 20, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Yet a third 2016 RNC protestor to be compensated for City of Cleveland's First Amendment retaliation, malicious prosecution, and false arrest

September 20, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Huron activist Stacy Hinners asks court to dismiss charges based on First Amendment retaliation

September 6, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Another RNC-16 member files First Amendment lawsuit against Cleveland alleging retaliatory arrest and malicious prosecution

July 23, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

AUDIO: federal-appeals-court oral argument on Anthony Novak's First Amendment-retaliation case against Parma and its police for his Facebook parody...

June 20, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Cleveland to pay $225K to 2016 RNC protester Gregory Johnson, for retaliation claims

June 11, 2019

White-Collar Criminal Defense

Special prosecutor requested to criminally investigate Huron officials' retaliation against activists Stacy and and Jason Hinners

May 30, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Supreme Court makes it harder to prove First Amendment-retaliatory-arrest claims: Nieves v. Bartlett

May 29, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Former jail nursing director Gary Brack sues County Executive Budish, MetroHealth CEO Boutros, others for First Amendment retaliation

May 22, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Chandra demands Huron law director dismiss unconstitutional criminal charge against activist Stacy Hinners

May 16, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Huron doubles, triples, and then quadruples down on unconstitutional charge against activist Stacy Hinners

May 16, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Huron mayor orders police seize local activist as she speaks before council about officials’ illegal conduct

May 15, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Judge sides with Muslim commentator in landmark defamation suit against neo-Nazi-website founder

May 2, 2019

Whistleblowers

Cleveland settles airport whistleblower’s First Amendment-retaliation lawsuit

October 10, 2018

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Disqualify Cleveland's outside law firm over conflict of interest, former firefighter in First Amendment-retaliation suit says

March 21, 2018

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Former Geauga County Health District worker sues District, Commissioner, Board members, and outside counsel for retaliation

March 7, 2018

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Cleveland Division of Waste employee sues City, officials for muzzling employees’ speech to media

February 27, 2018

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Man mocks police officers, with satirical Facebook page. They seize his devices; arrest, jail, and prosecute him.

October 10, 2017

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Appeals court affirms trial victory for plaintiffs in nanny-school, sex-abuse, cover-up case

June 8, 2017

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Joint release: Cleveland Scene and Downtown Cleveland Alliance settle lawsuit over removal of Scene distribution boxes from downtown Cleveland streets

May 12, 2017

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Federal judge rebuffs Defendants' efforts to dismiss Kent State softball player's Title IX- and First Amendment-retaliation suit

March 15, 2017

Whistleblowers

Cleveland airport whistleblower files First Amendment retaliation lawsuit, over his safety-violation reports to the FAA

February 23, 2017

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Former Kent State softball player sues University for refusing to produce public records about its cover up of her rape report

August 2, 2016

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Former Kent State softball player sues university and former softball coach for covering up rape by coach's baseball-player son...

February 9, 2016

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Physicians win federal appeal seeking to restore their free-speech rights

August 3, 2012

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Cleveland-area physicians file federal First Amendment suit to restore their right to free speech

September 3, 2010

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

This may surprise you, but lawyers have limited free-speech rights

September 13, 2009

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Village of Woodmere and Mayor Yolanda Broadie settle First Amendment retaliation case with Chief LaMont Lockhart

April 21, 2009

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Chandra Law obtains $2,000,750 jury verdict for former police chief LaMont Lockhart against the Village of Woodmere and Mayor Yolanda Broadie for...

December 15, 2008

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