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Judge: Handcuffing Disabled Students “excessive force”

  • October 17, 2017
  • Posted in Legal

The Federal District Court Judge presiding over S.R. et. al v. Kenton County issued an opinion October 11th that the cuffing of two students with disabilities by a school resource officer was an unconstitutional seizure and excessive force in violation of the Fourth Amendment.  The Court also ruled that Kenton County is liable for the […]

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Join the Let People Vote Campaign

  • October 2, 2017
  • Posted in News

Voting is fundamental to our democracy. Every single person, regardless of race, gender, wealth, or identity, deserves the right to have a say in how their community is governed and who is governing them. A more democratic society – one that empowers all of us to participate in a system that is fair and efficient […]

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VICTORY! Federal Court Strikes Down Narrated Ultrasound Requirement

  • September 27, 2017
  • Posted in Legal

Late September 27, 2017 a federal court issued an order that strikes down an anti-abortion law that forced doctors to display and describe a patient’s ultrasound, as well as to play the fetal heartbeat, even if the doctor believed it would harm the patient or it was against their wishes. (Read the court’s full opinion […]

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