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ACLU of Louisiana Defeats Summary Judgment Motion in Lawsuit Against St. Tammany Parish Deputies Who Choked a Black Woman Over Alleged Minor Traffic Violation

NEW ORLEANS — On July 26, 2022, the Honorable Wendy B. Vitter of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana denied the bulk of the Motion for Summary Judgment of two St. Tammany’s Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies in a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by Teliah Perkins.

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