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As Curfews Are Challenged, San Bernardino Rolls Its Back (1)

June 4, 2020, 2:56 PMUpdated: June 4, 2020, 8:39 PM

Black Lives Matter filed suit against Los Angeles and San Bernardino, Calif., alleging curfews imposed in the wake of protests after the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer are unconstitutional.

San Bernardino, Calif., terminated its curfew, likely leaving the suit to proceed against Los Angeles, which alleges curfews imposed in the wake of protests after the killing of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer are unconstitutional.

The curfews violate the protesters’ rights to free speech and lawful assembly because they are far more restrictive than necessary to deal with any emergency, the complaint alleges.

The curfew ...

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