All posts by Linda Levy

Editor and Customer Relations Manager at BestEsq.com. BestEsq is an online community striving to bring people searching for legal assistance and law firms together.

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Police Sgt. Told to ‘Tone Down’ His Gayness for Promotion

A St. Louis County police sergeant alleges in a lawsuit against the department that he was told to “tone down” his gayness if he wanted to be promoted. Sgt. Keith Wildhaber, a 22-year veteran of the department, also claims he...

/ February 18, 2017
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40 Years Later, Etan Patz’s Family Gets Justice

Nearly four decades after 6-year-old Etan Patz vanished on the way to his school bus stop, his killer is paying the price.

/ February 15, 2017
Jeffrey Sandusky Facing Sexual Assault Charges Against Minor

Jeffrey Sandusky Facing Sexual Assault Charges Against Minor

Jerry Sandusky's son has been arrested on multiple sexual offense charges involving children, more than five years after his father was arrested.

/ February 14, 2017
Court Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban

Court Refuses to Reinstate Trump Travel Ban

A federal appeals court refused to reinstate President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations, unanimously rejecting the administration’s claim of presidential authority, questioning its motives and concluding that the order was unlikely to survive legal challenges....

/ February 10, 2017
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Rhode Island Lawyer Reveals Police ‘Third-Shift Terror Squad’

A lawyer calls it the “third-shift terror squad”: a band of white officers who patrol the South Side of Providence at night and, residents say, strike fear into blacks and Latinos by harassing and in some cases beating them. “They’re...

/ February 9, 2017
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Judge Rebukes Suspects in Beating of Disabled Chicago Man

A judge rebuked four black people accused of beating a mentally disabled white man and broadcasting the attack on Facebook, sternly asking, “Where was your sense of decency?” before denying their attorneys’ pleas to set bail so they might be...

/ January 8, 2017