Andy Lopez’s Friends Can Sue Cops for Abuse

Federal district judge William Orrick trimmed a civil rights lawsuit down to size by dismissing charges against several defendants with prejudice. But the judge let stand claims against two Sonoma County Sheriff’s officers for some rather egregious conduct. So what got them in trouble? The suit involves complaints of an officer jumping out of a […]

The Volunteer State Planning to Take on Elder Abuse

Another state is targeting elder abuse. This time it is our friends in Tennessee. Legislators are considering eight recommendations designed to prevent elder abuse in the Volunteer state. As reported in a WJHL News article, titled “Elder Abuse Task Force submits final report, recommendations to Tennessee General Assembly,”The Elder Abuse Task Force hassubmitted a final […]