ACLU MO Sues Kansas City To Protect Protesters Rights.
We filed suit against the City of Kansas City, on behalf of three protesters who were arrested and charged with violating two unconstitutional city ordinances while demonstrating non-violently against police brutality and racial injustice.
Omri Praiss is honored to serve at the ACLU, which he joined in May 2017. Omri assists in all aspects of the civil rights cases handled by the ACLU, focusing primarily on researching and writing motions and appellate briefs.
Prior to joining the ACLU, Omri was a partner at Husch Blackwell, where he worked his entire legal career for approximately 23 years. Omri focused on complex business and class-action litigation, representing clients throughout the country.
Omri received his Juris Doctorate degree from Washington University School of Law. Prior to going to law school, Omri worked as an aerospace engineer for McDonnell Douglas.