Civil Rights Win: The Block Firm Leverages Settlement Allowing Family to Start a New Life Following Government Misconduct

The Block Firm utilized 43 U.S.C. § 1983 to secure a life-changing settlement on behalf of victims of sexual abuse which had been concealed and fascilated by corrupt governemnt officials in a rural Georgia county. Section 1983 provides an individual the right to sue state government employees and others acting “under color of state law” for civil rights violations.

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Aaron Block

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Aaron Block, a founding partner of the Block Firm, specializes in complex litigation, including business disputes, constitutional and tort challenges, and personal injury and medical malpractice claims. He has also briefed and argued appeals in state…

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