Excessive force and false arrest
Are you a victim of police misconduct?
The United States Constitution requires that federal, state, and local police officials refrain from making false arrests and that they use only reasonable amounts of force. A federal law, 42 U.S.C. § 1983, allows individuals whose constitutional rights have been violated by federal, state, and local government officials to seek compensation in court. I represent individuals who have been falsely arrested and individuals who have been subjected to excessive force, including victims of police shootings, assaults, pepper spray, and tasers.
If you believe your constitutional rights have been violated, use my online form or call 888-764-4141 for a free consultation.
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Topic of the Week
Out of Sight But Not Out of Mind: Managing Telecommuters
It's challenging enough to manage people that you spend eight hours a day with. Getting the most out of people that you barely ever see? A Herculean task. But there are tricks of the trade to ensure that everyone on your team is contributing wherever they
Blog of the Week
A group of Chicago-area progressive groups and unions are backing a bill that would punish large companies who don't pay their workers a living wage.
Thought for the Week
"It's not for everyone. Full-time telecommuting can be like falling off a cliff for some people. They need the social interaction of an office environment."
List of the Week
from Arizona State
Why We're Less Happy: A 30% Decline in the Past Twenty Years
- Lower participation in social and civic activities
- Declining attachments to friends and family
- Diminished trust in political institutions