Justice begins with equal enforcement of the law. The recent deaths of George Floyd and others at the hands of the police and the subsequent reactions have swept our city and country up in impassioned and necessary discussions of systemic inequities in policing.
Bone McAllester Norton’s Criminal Defense Attorney Henry Leventis has penned a column for The Tennessean. In this piece, he details how strong oversight by the Justice Department (DOJ) is crucial to address discriminatory policing and acts of police brutality. Read the full piece below to learn how and why the DOJ should hold everyone – including the police – accountable under law. Click here to read the full article.
Henry Leventis is a white-collar criminal defense and federal investigations attorney with Bone McAllester Norton. From 2010 to 2015, he prosecuted police brutality cases throughout the United States as a trial attorney with the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division.