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Appellate Court Affirms Summary Judgment Dismissing Case Against Police Officers

The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court’s summary judgment for Johnson & Bell’s clients, a municipality and its police officer employees.  In this case, plaintiff argued that the defendants violated her decedent’s due process rights, secured by the Fourth Amendment of the Constitution, by creating a danger that ultimately led to his   Continue Reading »

Bell Awarded Not Guilty On All Counts on Behalf of Two Chicago Police Officers

Johnson & Bell, Ltd. attorney Alexandria L. Bell, received a not guilty verdict in the defense of her clients, two Chicago Police Officers, in a case involving allegations of false arrest and unlawful search. On March 2, 2007 the defendant Officers responded to “a person with a gun” call on the south-west side of Chicago. Upon   Continue Reading »

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