Support Weak for Immunity Bid in Immigrant-Assault Case

Co-workers of man who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a young detainee at an immigration family center could be on the hook themselves in a civil lawsuit. Wednesday morning, an attorney for the woman lobbied the Third Circuit to deny the staff qualified immunity.

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After Cover-Up Trial, Officer Who Shot Laquan to Be Sentenced

judge rejected allegations that the shocking video of Laquan McDonald’s death proved that Chicago police officers tried to stage a cover-up in the fatal shooting of the black teen. Now another judge must decide how long the officer who pulled the trigger spends behind bars.

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