On Friday, July 17, 2020, Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court, District of Oregon, against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Marshals Service, and the Federal Protective Service. The lawsuit is filed on behalf of Oregon citizens and alleges that defendants have violated the First, Fourth, and Fifth Amendment rights of Oregon citizens by seizing and detaining citizens without probable cause for protesting against police brutality.
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Oregon Attorney General Files Complaint Against U.S. Federal Agencies Over Civil Rights Violations
Posted in: Civil Rights, US Executive Branch
Tagged: Oregon, Police Brutality, Portland, protests
Prisoners Across America Are Going on Strike
From August 21 to September 9, inmates across at least 17 states plan to refuse to work to draw attention to poor prison conditions and exploitative labor practices in American correctional facilities.
Posted in: Constitutional Law, Criminal Law