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Lyssikatos V. King (2017)

Category: Active Case    Open Government    Police Practices    

About This Case:
This is a lawsuit against the Pawtucket Police over the Department's refusal to release reports of alleged police officer misconduct generated by its Internal Affairs Division (IAD). Filed on behalf of Dimitri Lyssikatos, a member of the Rhode Island Accontability Project, the suit argues that the Department's refusal to release the records is a violation of the state’s Access to Public Records Act (APRA). 

Current Status:
Suit filed in August 2017.

ACLU Cooperating Attorneys:
James D. Cullen, R. Kelly Sheridan

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