Case Conclusion Date:April 11, 2012
Practice Area:Criminal Defense
Outcome:Case Dismissed After Criminal Trial- $7 Million Federal Civil Rights Verdict
Description:Mr. Dirks was charged with Assaulting Law Enforcement and Resisting Arrest against 2 Los Angeles Sheriff's. Deon was a school bus driver who was pulled over for a traffic violation. When Mr. Dirks asked why he was pulled over, the 2 Sheriff's lost their temper and beat Deon who they profiled and thought was as a gang-member. The Dirks case was covered on Fox News, ABC, CBS, NBC, LA Times and other national media outlets.