Jewish Deputy Sheriffs' Joint Lawsuit Targets L.A. County Sheriff Baca, Under Sheriff Tanaka In A Full Disclosure Network(R) Online Investigative Report

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two Jewish L.A. County Deputy Sheriffs expose jail horror and racism revealed in Full Disclosure Network(R) online Investigative Report released this week. Deputy Sheriffs Michael Rathbun and James Sexton are claiming retaliation, physical threats and intimidation while they were protecting an FBI undercover informant in the L.A. County Jail.  Their Civil Rights complaint describes the racial divide amongst the jail gangs that include a white supremacist gang, the Mexican Mafia, various other gangs, and members of the "Viking" gang. Named in the complaint are Lt. Greg Thompson and Under Sheriff Paul Tanaka, who, according to the complaint (page 21-22, 28) are "both tattooed members of the Lynwood Station Vikings," tattoos known to include statements such as "'White Power" and "Kill." Details of the gang affiliations can be found in court documents attached to the FDN Investigative Report URL: http://www.fulldisclosure.net/2013/09/jewish-sheriff-deputy-whistle-blowers-claim-sheriffs-know-deputy-gangs-work-with-inmate-gangs/

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