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3 Young Men in Ville Platte, LA Criminally Charged for Being Ran Into By a Truck

Teka Lark is leading a campaign on OrganizeFor.org to see to it that charges are dropped immediately against 2 Louisiana teens and a 21 year-old who were charged by police with allegedly violating what can only be described as a harsh anti-pedestrian ordinance the city has, after the young men were rammed into by a truck-driver at night. 506 more words

Racism

False Arrests and Abuse of the Fourth Amendment

When a citizen is detained, and an officer acts under the assumption of legal authority to prevent them liberty of movement while conducting a search of their person or property, is one example of abuse of the Fourth Amendment . 589 more words

Wrongful Convictions