Last year, the Jones family filed a civil lawsuit against the city of
On Friday, the Jones family attorney filed an appeal against federal judge Gina Groh’s summary judgment ruling that dismissed their lawsuit last October. They’re also appealing a previous ruling by a
The city’s counsel will have until March 13 to respond this appeal. After that, both parties will present oral arguments before a set of judges who will decide whether the appeal moves forward.
In 2013, a Berkeley County Grand Jury didn’t indict the five officers, clearing them of all wrong doing.