Jury To Decide Civil Rights Suit Of Man Shot By OfficerA federal jury will be allowed to decide whether a white Pittsburgh police officer violated the rights of a black man left paralyzed after he was shot during a traffic stop almost four years ago.
Updated Brochure Aims To Help Smooth Interactions Between Police And Young PeopleSeveral groups want to prevent another tragedy by preparing people before they cross paths with police.
Prosecutor Won't Retry Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic StopProsecutors will not retry a black man left paralyzed after he was shot by a white police officer during a traffic stop in Pittsburgh.
Attorneys Seek Hearing On Paralyzed Man's RetrialLawyers for a black man left paralyzed after he was shot by a white Pittsburgh officer during a traffic stop want a judge to schedule a hearing to determine if Allegheny County prosecutors have been fair in delaying a decision whether to retry the man on some criminal counts.
Protesters Call For Removal Of Officer Involved In Leon Ford ShootingDozens of people protested Friday night, singing the national anthem and demanding for justice for Leon Ford.
Homewood Police Chase Ends In Deadly CrashThe driver of a car that was fleeing from police was killed in a crash in Homewood.
Leon Ford On Grand Jury Decision: "I Have No Faith In The System At All"People around the world tuned in to hear the grand jury’s decision in Ferguson Monday night.
Man Paralyzed In Traffic Stop Halts East Liberty Traffic With ProtestThe man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop in November of 2012 brought traffic to a halt in East Liberty Tuesday afternoon when he led a group of demonstrators in a protest.
Father Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Asks DA To Drop Remaining ChargesAt a small rally in the Hill District Friday Morning, Leon Ford Sr. reached out to District Attorney Stephen Zappala.
Judge Refuses To Enter Judgment Of Acquittal On Remaining Leon Ford ChargesAllegheny County Judge Donald Machen refused to enter a judgment of acquittal on the remaining charges against Leon Ford Tuesday.
Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Found Not Guilty Of Aggravated AssaultLeon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End, was found not guilty of two counts of aggravated assault.
Juror Excused In Trial Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic StopJury deliberations in the trial of Leon Ford, who was paralyzed during a November 2012 traffic stop in the city’s East End, will begin from the beginning.