Original article from Lieff Cabraser
By Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLPof
Lieff Cabraser attorneys and staff participated today in the Bay Area Lawyer Die-In For Racial Justice on the front steps of the California Supreme Court building in San Francisco. The participants called for an end to the use of excessive force, police brutality, and racial profiling in communities of color.
The sponsors of the action included the ACLU of Northern California, Alliance for Justice, Chinese for Affirmative Action (CAA), Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF), Equal Justice Society, Equal Rights Advocates, Impact Fund, Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area, The National Center for Lesbian Rights, National Center for Youth Law, National Lawyers Guild San Francisco Bay Area Chapter, Public Advocates, The Public Interest Law Project, and UC Hastings Black Law Students Association.