University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "North Baton Rouge Matters v. City of Baton Rouge"
Date November 29, 2016
Author ACLU
External Link https://www.laaclu.org/en/cases/nbrm-v-br
Abstract Local organizing groups and the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana filed a lawsuit on June 13, 2016 against the Baton Rouge Police Department for violating the First Amendment rights of demonstrators who were protesting peacefully against the killing of Alton Sterling. The case is co-counseled by Sima Atri, staff attorney at the New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice and cooperating counsel Ron Wilson on behalf of on behalf of Black Youth Project 100 and the Louisiana chapter of the National Lawyers Guild.
Source ACLU


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case North Baton Rouge Matters v. City of Baton Rouge (PN-LA-0005)

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