Case Information

Amy Smith, Julie Ann Nitsch and Marina Conner v. City of Austin, Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore, Rosemary Lehmberg and Travis County, Texas was filed on June 18, 2018 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, Austin Division. The federal class action lawsuit claims that the Travis County District Attorney’s office and the Austin Police Department have violated the constitutional rights of women and discriminated based on gender in the manner in which they handle sexual assault cases. To view the lawsuit, click here.