Greene and Macon Counties sue, Class Action voters lawsuit filed on bingo amendments

 

Civil Rights Attorney Jim Blacksher filed a class action suit on behalf of voters of Greene and Macon counties against Gov. Bob Riley and Illegal GamblingTask Force leader John Tyson in the  United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama, Western Division on Thursday, July 28, 2010. This suit was based on Riley and Tyson’s raids and subseqent closing and seizure of bingo machines at Greenetrack and the threat of the same at VictoryLand in Macon County. Read more of this post