SCHR Holds Atlanta Police Accountable on Mandated Atlanta Eagle Police Reforms

ATLANTA – This week, the Southern Center for Human Rights and Lambda Legal, along with Atlanta based attorneys Daniel J. Grossman and Albert Wan, filed a second motion for civil contempt against the City of Atlanta in Calhoun, et al v. Pennington et al for failure to comply with a prior Settlement and Consent Order on behalf of patrons at the Atlanta Eagle Bar whose constitutional rights were violated when the Atlanta Police Department raided the Atlanta Eagle without a warrant and searched and detained dozens of patrons who were not suspected of committing any crime.