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Aaron & Gianna Joins Justice Lab Project

October 19 2021 | blog

Aaron & Gianna is pleased to announce that it has joined the ACLU of Louisiana's Justice Lab Project.   Under the arrangement Aaron & Gianna will serve as local counsel on a pro bono basis to a national law firm that will serve as lead counsel in federal lawsuits challenging discriminatory policing by local law enforcement agencies.

The ACLU of Louisiana’s Justice Lab Project is charged with  Putting Racist Policing on Trial™.   It is an intensive litigation and storytelling effort to challenge racially discriminatory policing practices and combat police violence against people of color.   The campaign enlists for-profit law firms and law school legal clinics in bringing cases challenging racially-motivated stops and seizures under the Fourth and Fourteenth Amendments and any other applicable laws.

Aaron & Gianna attorneys who will be involved with the Justice Lab Project include Bill Aaron, DeWayne Williams and Anna Rainer.

In speaking of the firm's involvement it's Managing Shareholder Bill Aaron Observed: "We are delighted to have been given this unique opportunity to give back to the community."

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