Journalist Sues St. Louis Police For Assaulting Him During Unconstitutional Crackdown
"Despite cries of pain from Mr. Faulk, the officer continued to press Mr. Faulk’s head against the ground," attorneys wrote in the lawsuit.
WASHINGTON ― A journalist has filed a lawsuit against the city of St. Louis and its officers, saying police assaulted him during his arrest at a demonstration where they rounded up protesters en masse in an unconstitutional crackdown last year.St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter Mike Faulk, 32, was one of the many people the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department arrested during a protest in dow...
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