Civil Rights Racial Profiling

L. Kenneth Chotiner

Case Conclusion Date:March 28, 2013

Practice Area:Civil Rights

Outcome:$25,000 Judgment

Description:Client was stopped for an alleged traffic violation and then the police officers claimed he smelled like weed. They arrested and charged him with driving under the influence. After the criminal court suppressed the evidence, the Government withdrew prosecution. Then we filed a Civil Rights suit. We took judgment against the police officers.