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Appeals Court Dismiss 'Gang Designation' Lawsuit Brought Against FBI By Insane Clown Posse Fans

Insane Clown Posse fans (known more commonly as Juggalos) recently brought a lawsuit against the FBI in response to its classification of the fanbase as a gang in its National Gang Threat Assessment report. While juggalos are claiming this has resulted in unfair treatment from law enforcement, the appeals court...

Appeals Court Dismisses Gang Designation Lawsuit Against The FBI Brought By Insane Clown Posse Fans

2 weeks agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

The Sixth Circuit Appeals Court has now had the dubious privilege of hosting a legal challenge by Juggalos (as fans of the Insane Clown Posse are known). The case traces back to 2014, following the FBI's 2011 designation of JuggalosShow More Summary

Insane Clown Posse loses a major battle in its fight against gang designation 

It’s a sad day for those who are down with the clown, as a federal appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the Insane Clown Posse to try and stop the FBI from labeling the group’s fans—Juggalos—as a “loosely-organized hybrid gang.” The rap duo initially filed their lawsuit a few years ago, but a judge threw it… Read more...

Insane Clown Posse Loses Suit Against FBI

The Juggalos took on The Man, and The Man won, at least this round. A federal judge has rejected a lawsuit brought by Insane Clown Posse and the ACLU against the FBI over the official designation of the group's fans as gang members, reports The band argued that...

Weekend Linkage: Compton's New Farmers Market, BRT Beats LRT?

· Study: bus rapid transit beats light rail for econ dev · Compton gets a new farmers market next to Blue Line station · Lawsuit hopes to overturn gang injunction law · Picture: Long Beach's safe, well designed cycle...

Insane Clown Posse Fans Designated as Gang By FBI; Hip-Hop Duo Files Lawsuit

Insane Clown Posse is not taking kindly to its fans being designated a gang by the FBI. The hip-hop duo is suing the government for last month's labeling of its followers (collectively the Juggalos) as a "loosely-organized hybrid gang,"...Show More Summary

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