Gerry Weber
Law Offices
Significant Cases Litigated
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Disability Rights
Freedom of Expression
Gay/Lesbian Rights
Richardson v. City of Atlanta, No. 1:97-CV-2468-JOF (N.D. Ga. 1997) (class action challenge leading to revision of "urban camping" law and ending police practice of destroying of homeless citizens' property in arrests)

Williams v. City of Atlanta, No. 1:94-CV-2018-RHH (N.D. Ga. 1994), F.3d (11th Cir. 1995) (successful challenge leading to repeal of "remaining in a parking lot" ordinance)

Urine-8 v. City of Atlanta (Fulton Superior Court 1996) (dismissing charges against protesters arrested for trespassing when bringing toilets into City Hall to protest the failure to provide public toilets)

United States v. Johnson, No. P45732 (Federal Magistrate's Court 1992) (dismissing charges against homeless man selling homeless newspaper on federal property)

International Human Rights
Mehinovic v. Vuckovic, 198 F.Supp.2d 1322 (N.D. Ga. 2002) (judgment for $440 million in torture case on behalf of victims of "ethnic cleansing" in Bosnia)

Jail Conditions/Indigent Defense/Death Penalty
Open Government
Police Brutality
Race/National Origin Discrimination
Religious Freedom
Students/Juveniles Rights
Voting Rights
Women's Rights