Weekend closures, lane restrictions impact SR 99, I-5 and I-90

Medics injured in Seattle May Day protest sue police officers

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

File photo/May Day 2015

SEATTLE (AP) — Two volunteer medics injured in Seattle’s May Day protests are suing several high ranking Seattle police officers and a group of unnamed officers.

The Seattle Times reports Jill Frankie Jurkowski and Aaron Donny-Clark are seeking punitive damages as well as a permanent injunction prohibiting the group of officers from using excessive force against peaceful protesters.

The complaint was filed in U.S. District Court in Seattle on Tuesday.

Jurkowski and Donny-Clark say they were identifiable as medics because they were wearing brightly colored medical cross patches and had tape in the shape of a cross on their backs.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


  • Garydcleary

    >>>my co-worker’s sister-in-law makes $63 hourly on the computer .>>> She has been out of work for 5 months but last month her income was $19213 just working on the computer for a few hours. over here>>>> Read More

  • tootietuttle

    sue the activists and any left wing sawant loving group instead. These activist type bums are like leeches collecting welfare, social assistance, and then sue the government because that’s the only way in life they can “earn” a living.

  • Adam Stanley

    Typical Q13 with their misleading article titles. “Medics” as if they are actual first responders like King County Medic 1 or fire fighters, rather than protestors who pose as “medics” because they our water in peoples eyes. The officers should sue the protestor organizations