Media Information
Autumn Steele Shooting
On January 6, 2015, Autumn Steele was shot and killed by Burlington, Iowa police officer Jesse Hill, who faced no criminal charges or discipline of any kind and has returned to active duty. City, county, and state officials have refused to release the body camera footage and other evidence of the shooting to the public or to Autumn's family.
Breaking News:
Washington Post - October 10, 2015
Police Withhold Videos Despite Vows of Transparency
The Washington Post - October 10, 2015
[  online  |  print  ]
Press Releases / Filings
February 5, 2015 - Press Release
February 27, 2015 - Press Release
March 8, 2015 - Letter to the Editor of The Hawk Eye (with supporting documents)
March 24, 2015 - Press Release
May 11, 2015 - Statement by Gina Colbert, Autumn's Mother, at Public Rally
May 15, 2015 - Press Release and Formal Complaint to Iowa Public Information Board over Authorities' Refusal to Release Evidence
September 10, 2015 - Supplemental Brief to the Family's Complaint to Iowa Public Information Board
September 17, 2015 - Audio recording of the discussion of the Autumn Steele case at the September 2015 Iowa Public Information Board meeting.
September 17, 2015 - Statement given by Autumn's mother, Gina Colbert, at the September meeting of the Iowa Public Information Board
Media Coverage
February 26, 2015 - Associated Press
February 27, 2015 - Des Moines Register
February 28, 2015 - The Hawk Eye (subscription required)
April 14, 2015 - Des Moines Register
March 6, 2015 - Des Moines Register (Editorial)
March 24, 2015 - Des Moines Register
March 25, 2015 - Des Moines Register (Editorial)
May 14, 2015 - Associated Press
May 15, 2015 - Associated Press
May 22, 2015 - Des Moines Register
May 22, 2015 - Des Moines Register
May 27, 2015 - Des Moines Register (Editorial)
June 17, 2015 - Associated Press
July 17, 2015 - Iowa Public Radio
September 17, 2015 - Des Moines Register
October 8, 2015 - The Washington Post (online)
October 10, 2015 - The Washington Post (print, at A1)
October 11, 2015 - The Hawk Eye (Editorial; subscription required)
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Adam Klein
Attorney at Law
6 Concourse Parkway
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Atlanta, GA 30028
(404) 429-7981 cell
(404) 475-3091 fax
Contact:
Adam Klein
Attorney at Law
6 Concourse Parkway
Suite 2920
Atlanta, GA 30028
(404) 429-7981 cell
(404) 475-3091 fax