Mimesis Law
22 March 2018
  • Ohio Cops Defend Posting Photos Of Overdosing Couple On Facebook

    by - Sep 15, 2016
    (Comments: 4)
    September 15, 2016 (Fault Lines) — The East Liverpool, Ohio police department is standing by its decision to post some controversial photos on their Facebook page of 47-year-old James Lee Acord and 50-year-old Rhonda L. Pasek...
  • South Bend Cops Add Insult To Teens Injuries

    by - Sep 9, 2016
    (Comments: 0)
    September 9, 2016 (Fault Lines) — The family of a black man assaulted by South Bend, Indiana police in a case of mistaken identity is outraged after a jury awarded them just $18 in a lawsuit accusing...
  • Did Daniel Kevin Harris Have To Die?

    by - Aug 26, 2016
    (Comments: 4)
    August 25, 2016 (Fault Lines) — A Charlotte, NC State trooper fatally shot an unarmed deaf man on Thursday evening after he failed to pull over for a routine traffic stop. Daniel Kevin Harris, 29, died at...
  • Black Olives Matter?

    by - Aug 18, 2016
    (Comments: 2)
    August 18, 2016 (Fault Lines) — Paisano’s, an Italian restaurant in Albuquerque, NM, has garnered decidedly mixed online reviews for selling a line of merchandise with the catchphrase, “Black Olives Matter.” Online critics have denounced the...
  • Librarian Mary Knowlton Killed By Cop During Training Exercise

    by - Aug 11, 2016
    (Comments: 4)
    August 11, 2016 (Fault Lines) — A 73-year-old woman was fatally shot with live ammunition by a police officer in Punta Gorda, Florida when a citizen training academy “shoot/don’t shoot” exercise went terribly wrong. Punta Gorda Police Chief...
  • Kentucky Judge Flips Over Pantless Defendant

    by - Aug 4, 2016
    (Comments: 4)
    August 4, 2016 (Fault Lines) — A Louisville, Kentucky judge was stunned when a female detainee was brought to her courtroom for sentencing without a jumpsuit – and appeared not to be wearing any pants either....
  • Kinsey Heals, PBA Makes Excuses, Soto Still Autistic

    by - Jul 28, 2016
    (Comments: 1)
    July 28, 2016 (Fault Lines) — In what passes for a fairytale ending these days, black and unarmed shooting victim Charles Kinsey was recently released from the hospital. Kinsey’s attorney, Hilton Napoleon, told reporters that Mr....
  • Next Time You Need Help, Call A Crackhead

    by - Jul 21, 2016
    (Comments: 10)
    July 21, 2016 (Fault Lines) — A strongly worded pro-police billboard that recently appeared above a liquor store in Indiana sparked a public outcry highlighting the growing chasm between law enforcement and the communities they serve. The...
  • Jailhouse Rape Victim Gets A Taco For Her Troubles

    by - Jun 30, 2016
    (Comments: 2)
    June 30, 2016 (Fault Lines) — According to a pending lawsuit, a woman who was sexually assaulted by a La Joya police officer while in custody was offered a taco instead of medical assistance after his...
  • No Money For Indigent Defense In Utah, But $2M For A Study Of It

    by - Jun 23, 2016
    (Comments: 1)
    June 23, 2016 (Fault Lines) — The ACLU of Utah and law firm Holland & Hart have filed a class-action lawsuit against the State of Utah, claiming that its public defender system is underfunded, overburdened, inconsistent and...

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