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New Orleans firm handling civil rights case against police on behalf of protestors after Sterling shooting

David Hutton Apr. 2, 2017, 7:04am

BATON ROUGE — A New Orleans-based law firm has filed lawsuit against law enforcement officials in the state’s capital alleging they violated the rights of protesters arrested after a black man's fatal shooting by police last year.

Law professor: Lawsuit in police shooting can pose challenges

David Hutton Feb. 26, 2017, 11:20pm

NEW ORLEANS — When a woman and her son filed a civil lawsuit in the death of her boyfriend and father of her child, she set herself up for a long legal road, according to one law professional.