Federal Lawsuit

Federal Lawsuit Filed Against City, Police Over Homewood AltercationA federal lawsuit has been filed against Pittsburgh Police in a case once reviewed by the Allegheny County District Attorney, who raised concerns about charges police filed against two Homewood men.
Feds: Pittsburgh Apartments Discriminated Against RentersThe Justice Department is suing the owners and on-site manager of a Pittsburgh-area apartment complex, saying black "testers" sent to rent apartments earlier this year were turned away, while whites were told apartments were available.
Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Files LawsuitA 20-year-old Shaler man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop, has filed a federal lawsuit against Pittsburgh Police.