Civil Rights Litigation

Hawn v. Hughes

Hawn v. Hughes, 1:13CV0036-GHD-DAS (2014) (District Court Order denying qualified immunity on supervisory liability claim for constitutional violations).



Williams v. DeSoto County

Williams v. DeSoto County, Miss., United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Delta Div., No. 2:05CV83-WAP (2012) (jury verdict awarding clients compensatory damages and punitive damages).



Ashby v. American Legion

Ashby v. American Legion, United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Eastern Div., No. 1:07CV248-M-D (2011) (Summary judgment granted in favor of client).



Hardy v. City of Tupelo

Hardy v. City of Tupelo,United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Eastern Div., No.1:08CV00028-A-D (2009) (jury verdict awarding damages on client’s Title VII claims and 42 U.S.C. § 1983 claims).



Reese v. Monroe County Sheriff’s Dept.

Reese v. Monroe County Sheriff’s Dept., No. 08-60362, (5th Cir. 2009) (orally argued) (reversed United States District Court’s decision on Fourth Amendment claim in favor of client).



Kinard v. City of Tupelo, Mississippi

Kinard v. City of Tupelo, Mississippi, United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Eastern Div., No. 1:05CV83-M-D (September 20, 2006) (jury verdict awarding damages based on City’s destruction of client’s real property under 42 U.S.C. § 1983).