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4 black Little Rock lawmen sue city over claims of race, age discrimination, hostile workplace

By Ryan Tarinelli

This article was published March 13, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

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A discrimination lawsuit was filed Monday against Little Rock on behalf of four Police Department officers by attorney Mike Laux (standing) of the Laux Law Group. Seated from left are three plaintiffs Lt. Earnest Whitten, Sgt. Derrick Threadgill and Sgt. Willie Davis along with Lt. Johnny Gilbert Jr.

Four black police officers in Little Rock filed a federal lawsuit Monday against the city over age and racial discrimination, the latest public sign of a fractured relationship between the city's police chief and members of a black police officers association.

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Print Headline: 4 black LR lawmen sue city; Lawsuit claims race, age discrimination, hostile workplace

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titleist10 says... March 13, 2018 at 8:40 a.m.

So what else is new?

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Murphy01 says... March 13, 2018 at 11:06 a.m.

I find it interesting, to say the least, that the LRBPOA logo features the continent of Africa.

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GeneralMac says... March 13, 2018 at 12:02 p.m.

Black Police Officers Association

and Blacks went to court to integrate organizations that were for whites only ?

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