Victim of alleged French police rape thanks supporters - New Pittsburgh Courier

Eric Dupond-Moretti the lawyer of a young Black man who says he was raped with a police baton in a Paris suburb, gestures as he speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in his office in Paris, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Michel Euler).

Victim of alleged police rape leaves Paris hospital, thanks supporters - FRANCE 24

A young black man who claims he was raped by police with a baton in a Paris suburb has left hospital and thanked supporters in France and abroad for rallying around him. The 22-year-old man, identified publicly only by his first name, Théo, said in a ...

French youth worker 'baton raped by police' leaves hospital two weeks after attack which sparked riots across the ... - Daily Mail

A youth worker who was allegedly raped with a baton by police in an attack which sparked nearly two weeks of violent clashes has been released from hospital. The alleged attack in a Paris suburb sent shockwaves across the country, with clashes between ...

French parliament loosens rules for police opening fire in the line of duty - Deutsche Welle

The French Senate has passed a law that increases the circumstances in which police may legally open fire. Police are now allowed to open fire on fleeing suspects, detainees and vehicles if they pose a deadly threat. Frankreich Paris Louvre ...

1ST LEAD French parliament eases rules for police to open fire By Pol O Gradaigh, dpa - Europe Online Magazine

Paris (dpa) - The French senate Thursday passed a law widening the circumstances in which the police may legally open fire, four months after a firebomb attack in a Paris suburb seriously injured two officers and caused outrage in the ranks. Police may ...

Protests against police violence reach center of Paris, 245 arrested - Daily Sabah

Demonstrators hold a banner reading "Cops, rapers, killers" during a protest against alleged police abuses, in Paris, Feb. 15. Protests against police brutality for the last two weeks spread from the Parisian suburbs to the French capital, as over 200 ...

Fresh violence in Paris amid protests over police rape allegations - ITV News

A fresh wave of violence broke out as dozens of people clashed with police in a Parisian suburb during a protest against the alleged rape of a 22-year-old man by a police officer. Police used tear gas to try to control the crowd, as some protesters ...

The tragedy of Theo L. reveals France's failures on race - Washington Post

PARIS — This is for all those Americans who like to complain about “the race card” being played whenever there is a confrontation between members of minority groups and the police. France is a country fervently attached to the concept of “color-blindness.

Clashes renew in Paris suburb over alleged police violence - Daily Mail

BOBIGNY, France (AP) - New clashes have broken out between police and protesters in a Paris suburb, days after the alleged rape of a young black man by police sparked a week of violence. Protesters -mostly young people - threw stones and iron bars near ...

Paris rocked by 11th night of violence as cops fire tear gas at protesters raging over police 'baton rape' of young ... - The Sun

CLASHES between angry youths and cops over the alleged rape of a black youth with a police baton continued for the 11th day straight with tear gas being fired and bins torched. These pictures show masked protestors in clouds of the choking gas and ...

Paris Protests Over Alleged Police Rape Turn Violent - MarketWatch

Some 500 demonstrators clashed with police in the Paris suburb of Barbes on Wednesday night. Protests have gone on for almost two weeks after after a young black man was allegedly attacked and raped with a baton by police officers. Photo: Getty Images ...

Police teargas masked protesters in Paris suburb as anti-cop riots continue (VIDEO) - RT

Police deployed tear gas to disperse up to 200 protesters in the Paris metro station of Bobigny, as riots rock the French capital for the second week, following an alleged instance of police brutality towards a black suspect on February 2. Video from ...

Anti-police protests turn violent in Paris - TRT World

Violence spread to the streets of the French capital on Wednesday night, as people demonstrated against a police brutality case that took place in a Paris suburb earlier this month. Photo by: Reuters. Demonstrators in Paris protest alleged police ...

Justice for Theo: Who can protect us from the police? - Aljazeera.com

The violent police assault on Theo is yet another example of the systemic police brutality in France's suburbs. 16 Feb 2017 11:42 GMT |. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. A man holds a banner reading 'Justice for everyone' in ...

Anti-police protests spread to streets of central Paris - CNN

(CNN) Violent anti-police protests that have swept the suburbs of Paris since early February spread into the French capital's city center on Wednesday night. Two hundred demonstrators gathered in the neighborhood of Barbes, near Paris' Gare du Nord ...

Paris Continues To Burn As People Protest Alleged 'Theo Rape Case' - Carbonated.tv (blog)

People in Paris are continuing their protests against racism and injustice, after the alleged rape of a young African-American man by police officials. Carbonated Embed Player. An error occurred. Try watching this video on www.youtube.com, or enable ...

Police stop 'baton rape' protesters at Montmartre in second week of French rallies - International Business Times UK

Around 400 people set bins on fire chanting "cops, rapists, murderers" in support of assaulted man. Sofia Lotto Persio. By Sofia Lotto Persio. Updated February 16, 2017 12:57 GMT. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded ...

Paris protesters clash with police after officer accused of anally raping young man - The Independent

Anti-police protests in Paris descended into violence last night as a wave of demonstrations gripped the country, following accusations a police officer anally raped a young black man with a baton. Protesters clashed with riot police after they lit ...

Eleven nights of rioting over alleged police rape of young man in Paris - thejournal.ie

Hundreds gathered to demand justice for a 22-year-old black man who says he was raped with an officer's baton. By Daragh Brophy Thursday 16 Feb 2017, 9:11 AM. Feb 16th 2017, 9:11 AM 14,023 Views 1 Comment. http://jrnl.ie/3242429. Share Tweet Email.

Scuffles at Paris protest against alleged police brutality - AKIpress (press release) (subscription)

AKIPRESS.COM - Scuffles broke out between police and protesters in Paris on Wednesday, February 15th during a demonstration in support of Theo, a man who has become a symbol of police violence after he alleged he was beaten and raped during his ...