Pattison was convicted of shooting and killing Shane Richardson, then setting fire to the apartment.
Prominent Denver civil rights attorney David Lane signs on to class action suit against homeless sweeps
David Lane has represented prominent clients like anti-tax crusader Douglas Bruce and ousted University of Colorado professor Ward Churchill.
Homeless plaintiffs suing Denver get class action status, and the judge tells their lawyer to get some help
In a remarkable passage of the ruling, U.S. District Court Judge William Martinez told attorney Jason Flores-Williams that while he admires his passion, he really needs to find some co-counsel.
"I feel I was not camping," defendant Randy Russell testified. "I did not have no smores. I was not having a good time."
LOOK: Jason Flores-Williams gather potential plaintiffs for class-action suit against “homeless sweeps”
After working with Denver Homeless Out Loud, a federal civil rights lawsuit has been filed claiming Denver’s homeless sweeps violate the constitutional rights of people living on the streets.
He'd pleaded no contest to felony arson after prosecutors dropped a charge of criminal mischief.
"These guys started it. Did you guys start that?"