Brask v. Burnett County

Date: 1998
Court: Circuit Court of Siren County

Constitutional Law; Claims asserted under 42 U.S.C. ยง1983 alleging violation of constitutional rights related to Sherrif's investigation of allegations of sexual misconduct of private citizen, where report of investigation findings were leaked to public but no prosecution ever undertaken.Plaintiff sued to obtain right to prove innocence of claims, asserted fraud and conspiracy among investigators.  Case settled during jury selection.