Five other non-interracial homes in the plaintiff’s neighborhood currently have basketball hoops on the curb and have never been cited for a violation,” the lawsuit states.<quoted text> That stuff happens all the time here. Basketball hoops on the curb are against code. The cities around here have people who have the job of driving around and citing code violations. Not taking up for the guy but how do they know he called? Now that the city police have these new cars with the license scanners they just drive down a residential street and it scans the plates on cars parked in the driveway. Any violation gets a boot and a tag telling you why. The car is then towed once the truck arrives. Right out of your driveway. If you are wanted for something they just walk up to the door and arrest you.
WCAU-TV reports that the Pattersons are asking for $100,000 in compensatory and punitive damages.
“They just want this harassment to stop,” said the couple’s attorney, Thomas Bruno.“Whatever they try to do to ameliorate or appease the borough, they keep moving the goal post
It appears undisputed who is doing the harrassment; the police and code people are beginning to get sick of it; this councilman is abusing his so called power to harrass this couple.
Honestly? That effer needs his ass kicked, but they're going after his pocket so it's the right thing to do. Some mental cases never stop.