Barney & Hourihane, LLP Files Suit Against City of Chicago for Officers' Beating and Strip Search of 14-Year Old Boy.
On September 20, 2016, Barney & Hourihane, LLP and the Law Office of Timothy J. Fiscella filed suit against two Chicago Police Officers and the City of Chicago for the beating and strip search of a 14-year old boy in Chicago's South Shore neighborhood. The beating and strip search was captured on a convenience store surveillance video and depicts Chicago Police officers beating the 14-year old boy over the head with a metal crutch and ordering him to pull down his pants and underwear. CBS Chicago covered the the incident in a special segment. The Complaint can be viewed below.