Family members of Anthony Sowell murder victims filing appeal to lawsuit against Cleveland police

CLEVELAND - Family members of Anthony Sowell murder victims have filed an appeal to a lawsuit against Cleveland police.

Tuesday morning, family members of murder victims Tonia Carmichael and Nancy Cobbs held a news conference with their attorney at the Imperial Avenue crime scene.

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The lawsuit was originally filed in May 2012 in federal court, but was ruled frivolous.

Now, family members are moving forward with their appeal, filed with the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals

NewsChannel5 reporter Paul Kiska is at the scene and will have a full report regarding the lawsuit following the news conference.

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