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Civil Rights

The Walker County Sheriff's Department kicked in doors throughout the house and held a terrified woman at gunpoint after waking her up and forcing her to dress in front of them, before they noticed they had invaded the wrong address - 816 Adams St., instead of 802 - she claims in Houston Federal Court.

Bergen County, N.J., is accused of conducting unconstitutional strip searches while booking prisoners into the Bergen County Jail, in a class-action complaint in Newark Federal Court.

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