Civil Rights

Find current civil rights cases in the news.

Sep 21, 2010

A West Whiteland, Pennsylvania, man has filed a lawsuit against state police, claiming police administrators have turned a blind eye to assaults committed by officers during drug investigations in the state, the Delaware County Daily Times reports.

The lawsuit, filed recently by Zachary Bare in U.S.

Sep 1, 2010

According to a recently filed lawsuit, a black teenager is accusing three white Pittsburgh police officers of wrongfully assuming he was involved with drugs, beating him and filing false charges against him, the Associated Press reports.