Since the mid-March shutdown, our federal courts have had that much more time to review briefs of contested motions. Just this past month, we received a favorable opinion on behalf of the Village of Riverside and an opinion on behalf of the Village of Brookfield in two cases where police misconduct has been alleged. Both matters present interesting legal issues for civil rights defense attorneys and to the public at large. Both matters remain pending and the police officers involved will continue to be vigorously defended by Hartigan & O’Connor.
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