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Survivors of Pulse Nightclub Massacre Launch Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Orlando and Police Department

Survivors of the Pulse Nightclub killings in 2016 plan to pursue a civil rights lawsuit against the City of Orlando and the Orlando Police Department. The suit, reports WMFE, accuses law enforcement of violating the civil rights of survivors by … Continue reading

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20-Year-Old Sues Dick’s, Walmart Over New Gun Policies Following Florida High School Gun Massacre

An Oregon man filed suits Monday claiming Dick’s Sporting Goods and Walmart discriminated against the 20-year-old when they refused to sell him a rifle. Dick’s and Walmart restricted gun sales to adults 21 and older in the wake of the … Continue reading

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THERE ARE OTHER CULPRITS THAN GUNS: Failing to Prevent a Preventable Massacre….

THERE ARE OTHER CULPRITS THAN GUNS: Failing to Prevent a Preventable Massacre. Read more detail on Recent Law Professor posts –

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Netherlands court finds country liable for 1947 Indonesia massacre claims

[JURIST] The District Court of The Hague [official website, in Dutch] on Wednesday ruled that the Dutch government must pay damages [court materials, in Dutch] to one survivor and seven widows of men killed by Dutch troops during a 1947 … Continue reading

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Spain court charges Salvadoran ex-military officials with 1989 ‘Jesuit Massacre’

[JURIST] Spain’s National Court on Monday indicted 20 Salvadorans for their roles in the killings of eight people in November 1989. The group is composed of ex-military officials and even a former defense minister. A notorious episode of El Salvador’s … Continue reading

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