ACLU Washington Files Emergency Lawsuit Against SPD and City of Seattle to Stop Use of Chemical Agents and Projectiles

by Elizabeth Turnbull (Updated 6/12/20 at 2:59pm) U.S. District Court Judge Richard Jones today issued a temporary restraining order (TRO) preventing the City of Seattle from using chemical agents and other less-lethal weapons against protests and demonstrations. Tear gas may only be used against a targeted individual after all other available options are exhausted, and … Continue reading ACLU Washington Files Emergency Lawsuit Against SPD and City of Seattle to Stop Use of Chemical Agents and Projectiles