Friday, April 3, 2020

Tag: civil rights violations

Judge Approves Chicago’s Court-Monitored Police Reforms to...

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday approved a far-reaching plan for court-supervised reforms of the Chicago Police Department, nearly two years after...

Federal Probe Into Killing of Black Man...

CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal authorities announced on Tuesday they have ended their investigation of the fatal police shooting of a Black man in a...

Racist Louisiana Sheriff Who Ordered Violence Against...

In a shocking turn of events Friday afternoon, a Louisiana jury acquitted Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal of civil rights violations stemming from claims...

Justice Dept. Investigates Pennsylvania Voting Law

The U.S. Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division has launch an investigation of Pennsylvania’s new voter ID law, questioning how many of the state’s registered...