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Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

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

June 11, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Victim sues for access to records of her torture in Cuyahoga County jail

June 10, 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

Cleveland settles First Amendment lawsuit alleging politically motivated arrest and prosecution of peaceful protester at 2016 RNC

April 24, 2019

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Garfield Heights settles First Amendment/police-brutality suit over “laughing while black”; commits to police training

December 4, 2018

Whistleblowers

Cleveland settles airport whistleblower’s First Amendment-retaliation lawsuit

October 10, 2018

Whistleblowers

Judge rejects Mahoning County prosecutor Paul Gains's effort to avoid civil liability for alleged criminal acts

August 21, 2018

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

"All you had to do was shut the f--- up."

July 30, 2018

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Federal judge denies Parma’s bid to escape accountability for police retaliation over Facebook parody

April 6, 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 Mahoning County prosecutor reports misconduct; endures retaliation, including defamation

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

Decorated former Cleveland firefighter challenges city ban on speaking to the media about safety concerns

February 21, 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

Whistleblowers

Former Mahoning County assistant prosecuting attorney challenges retaliatory termination for whistleblowing

May 4, 2017

Civil Rights & Constitutional Law

Cleveland Scene sues Downtown Cleveland Alliance for removing 26 distribution boxes from downtown

April 13, 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

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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