This case, filed on July 8, 2016 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, challenges the alleged unlawful detainment of an on-duty Black Secret Service agent by U.S. Park Police officers in violation of the agent's rights under the Fourth Amendment and 42 U.S.C. § 1985. On April 11, 2017, U.S. District Judge Paul W. Grimm denied defendants' motion to dismiss the case. Litigation is currently ongoing.
Hicks v. Ferreyra, No. 8:16-cv-2521 (D. Md.)