Johnson v. Pawtucket (2020)
Category: Active Case Civil Rights Criminal Justice Discrimination Racial/Ethnic Discrimination Police Practices Students' Rights Youth Rights
About this Case:
This is a lawsuit against the City of Pawtucket over a School Resource Officer’s (SRO) unlawful handcuffing and arrest of a 13-year-old African-American middle school honors student.
Lawsuit filed in June 2020.
Shannah Kurland, Lynette Labinger
- The Lawsuit (June 2020)
- Letter to Pawtucket re: SRO (October 2015)
- The Claim for Damages (January 2020)