David Clarke

Jury: Clarke, ex-sheriff in Milwaukee, didn’t violate speech

MILWAUKEE/January 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A federal jury said Monday night that the former sheriff in Milwaukee, David Clarke, did not violate a man’s free speech with taunting Facebook posts after detaining him at an airport last year for shaking his head at the sheriff. The civil lawsuit from Daniel Black argued he received hateful messages … Continue reading Jury: Clarke, ex-sheriff in Milwaukee, didn’t violate speech

Brash ex-Milwaukee sheriff David Clarke faces civil trial

MILWAUKEE/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Former Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke‘s run-in with a 25-year-old man who shook his head at him while boarding a flight last year is headed to trial. Daniel Black sued the sheriff for having deputies detain him and question him at Milwaukee’s airport, but Clarke’s taunting social media posts remain the focus of … Continue reading Brash ex-Milwaukee sheriff David Clarke faces civil trial