Apartment Owners Face Legal Battle After Alleged Racially-Motivated Assault on Children

Hickory, North Carolina – The owners of an apartment complex in Hickory, North Carolina appeared before a federal court on Monday to address allegations that their manager assaulted two Black children for swimming in the community pool. The complex owners argued that the community is private, implying that they have the right to set their own rules. The incident, which occurred at an undisclosed date, sparked outrage and prompted the victims’ families to take legal action. According to reports, the manager allegedly used physical force to remove the children from the pool, leading to injuries … Read more