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Baltimore jury awards $130K for broken arm in arrest during ’15 unrest

A Baltimore jury on Friday awarded $130,000 to a man whose arm was broken by police when he was forcibly removed from a bus during the unrest following the death of Freddie Gray in 2015. Myreq Williams was attempting to ...

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Baltimore jury awards $75K to man sprayed with tear gas by police during Freddie Gray unrest

A Baltimore jury awarded $75,000 on Wednesday to a man who was sprayed with tear gas at close range and tackled by police during the 2015 civil unrest following the death of Freddie Gray. Larry Lomax filed an excessive force lawsuit ...

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Monitoring plan for consent decree coming as Baltimore grapples with soaring violence

Experts say three straight years with more than 300 homicides and frustration over a perceived lack of accountability for officers threaten to stymie efforts without a sustained push from the community.

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Plaintiff’s summary judgment motion denied in Baltimore police excessive force case

Excessive force and battery claims against a Baltimore police lieutenant who pepper-sprayed a man at close range and a sergeant who took the man to the ground during the 2015 civil unrest following the death of Freddie Gray will proceed ...

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4th Circuit hears appeal of ruling denying Mosby immunity

A federal appeals court will determine if Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby is immune from a lawsuit by five police officers who claim she maliciously prosecuted them in the death of Freddie Gray. Maryland Assistant Attorney General Karl Pothier told ...

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Review board rejects move to drop case against Goodson

The Baltimore officer that arrested a black man who later suffered fatal injuries in a police van testified at the van driver’s disciplinary hearing Wednesday that he still considers it dangerous to put a seatbelt on an uncooperative prisoner in ...

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