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Responding to the (Dual) Policing Crisis in Ferguson

Christy E. Lopez

in Crisis Lawyering: Effective Legal Advocacy in Emergency Situations

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781479801701
eISBN:
9781479801725
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479801701.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The police shooting death of Michael Brown Jr. in Ferguson, Missouri, in August 2014 set off a policing crisis that reverberated across the world. The United States Department of Justice Civil Rights ... More


3 IBT Resistance and Judge Edelstein’s Resolve: July 1989–September 1992

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) leadership's change of heart after signing a settlement with the Department of Justice (DOJ) and its resistance to the consent ... More


IBT Resistance and Judge Edelstein’s Resolve: July 1989–September 1992

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) leadership's change of heart after signing a settlement with the Department of Justice (DOJ) and its resistance to the consent ... More


Lessons, Reflections, and Speculations

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter reflects on the lessons that can be learned from US v. IBT and speculates about how the case will conclude. It places US v. IBT, a government lawsuit that charged the International ... More


Urban Water Management: Responding to Federal Regulation

Jack Schieffer

in Water in Kentucky: Natural History, Communities, and Conservation

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813168685
eISBN:
9780813169941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813168685.003.0016
Subject:
Biology, Ecology

This chapter examines the challenges faced by municipal governments in managing their water resources, as rapidly growing urban populations and aging infrastructure contribute to sewer overflows, ... More


11 Lessons, Reflections, and Speculations

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter reflects on the lessons that can be learned from US v. IBT and speculates about how the case will conclude. It places US v. IBT, a government lawsuit that charged the International ... More


Fostering Accountability: Using Evidence to Guide and Improve Child Welfare Policy

Mark F. Testa and John Poertner

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195321302
eISBN:
9780199777457
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195321302.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

Fostering Accountability presents a model of child welfare decision-making that holds public officials answerable for the integrity and validity of the actions they take on behalf of the ... More


4 Establishing New Disciplinary Machinery: July 1989–September 1992

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the disciplinary cases prosecuted by the court-appointed investigations officer and adjudicated by the independent administrator against International Brotherhood of ... More


Establishing New Disciplinary Machinery: July 1989–September 1992

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the disciplinary cases prosecuted by the court-appointed investigations officer and adjudicated by the independent administrator against International Brotherhood of Teamsters ... More


2 The Civil RICO Complaint and Settlement

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines how the Department of Justice's (DOJ) lawyers adapted the civil RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act) law for use against entrenched corruption and ... More


Epilogue: The Rampart Way: A Gang Truce, Gangster Cops, and a Consent Decree

Max Felker-Kantor

in Policing Los Angeles: Race, Resistance, and the Rise of the LAPD

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781469646831
eISBN:
9781469646855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469646831.003.0011
Subject:
History, African-American History

Not until the Rampart Scandal (the exposure of wide- spread corruption in the LAPD’s Rampart anti-gang Community Resources against Street Hoodlums unit) in the late 1990s led to a federal consent ... More


The Civil RICO Complaint and Settlement

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter examines how the Department of Justice's (DOJ) lawyers adapted the civil RICO (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act) law for use against entrenched corruption and ... More


An Insurgent’s Triumph: The IBT’s 1991 Election

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the watershed 1991 election of International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) international officers, the first election supervised by the court-appointed election officer. In ... More


5 An Insurgent’s Triumph: The IBT’s 1991 Election

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the watershed 1991 election of International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT) international officers, the first election supervised by the court-appointed election officer. In ... More


General President Carey and the IRB: 1992–1997

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the enforcement of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters's (IBT) administrative discipline during Ron Carey's tenure as general president from 1992 to 1997. It describes ... More


Epilogue

Jan Haldipur

in No Place on the Corner: The Costs of Aggressive Policing

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781479869084
eISBN:
9781479871407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479869084.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The epilogue explores the impact of the Trump administration on policing in America. While New York City moved to strengthen ties between police and the community, the same cannot be said of the ... More


The 1996 Election Scandal

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the scandal that marred the International Brotherhood of Teamsters's (IBT) 1996 election for general president. It first provides an overview of the three candidates for the ... More


6 General President Carey and the IRB: 1992–1997

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the enforcement of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters's (IBT) administrative discipline during Ron Carey's tenure as general president from 1992 to 1997. It describes ... More


7 The 1996 Election Scandal

James B. Jacobs and Kerry T. Cooperman

in Breaking the Devil's Pact: The Battle to Free the Teamsters from the Mob

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814743089
eISBN:
9780814743669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814743089.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter focuses on the scandal that marred the International Brotherhood of Teamsters's (IBT) 1996 election for general president. It first provides an overview of the three candidates for the ... More


Affirmative Action

Stephen J. Vodanovich and Deborah E. Rupp

in Employment Discrimination: A Concise Review of the Legal Landscape

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
April 2022
ISBN:
9780190085421
eISBN:
9780190085452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190085421.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter covers affirmative action as it applies to equal employment opportunity (EEO). The authors begin with an overview of the Office of Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) and Executive ... More


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