The great-grandmother was wrongfully arrested for a drug felony at the “Most Magical Place on Earth”
FLORIDA: Nationally renowned civil rights and personal injury attorney Ben Crump will announce a civil lawsuit against The Walt Disney Company on August 5 during a virtual press conference on behalf of Hester Burkhalter.
Burkhalter, a then 69-year-old great-grandmother, was wrongfully arrested and taken into custody at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, for possessing federally legal CBD oil. Hester was using the CBD oil per her doctor’s recommendation to treat her advanced arthritis.
Co-counsels Mark Marderosian and Michele Rayner-Goolsby are also representing Ms. Burkhalter.
Attorney Ben Crump
Attorney Mike Gagliardi
Ms. Hester Burkhalter
August 5, 2020 at 11 a.m ET
Virtual press conference via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_KOKAEanrQCCAyoyFJaHbaw