ACLU Sues Baton Rouge Police Department Over Treatment of Protesters — TIME

(BATON ROUGE, La.) — A group of local organizations are suing the Baton Rouge police over their treatment of demonstrators protesting the shooting death of a 37-year-old black man. The American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana announced the lawsuit Wednesday. The groups allege that authorities used excessive force, carried out mass arrests and verbally and…

via ACLU Sues Baton Rouge Police Department Over Treatment of Protesters — TIME

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