Official Trailer

Posted: August 27, 2013 in The Film


The story of how a small Midwestern town waged war on African-American and Hispanic bar owners to drive them out of the changing town.

Laurel Original leafs

Pattern or Practice has been accepted to the East Lansing Michigan Film Festival, Michigan’s largest film festival. Showing to over 23,000 film lovers. Oct 30 – Nov 6, 2014

http://www.cbs58.com/news/local-news/Racketeering-lawsuit-against-the-City-of-Racine-heads-to-federal-court–277051611.html

Frist Showing Oriental Theater Milwaukee WI

Interview With Ken Lumpkin for Pattern or Practice

Producer Jim Spodick interview Pattern or Practice

It took 3 years investigating the civil rights violation conducted by the City of Racine. Complied the information, wrote the documentary script, assembled a talented and passionate crew and brought the information to the public. A 119 page federal civil rights complaint has been filed and accepted by the WI. 7th District Federal Court (14-00208) due in part to the information compiled for this documentary.

City of Racine Alderman speak on approval and the safe guards placed on the liquor license for a minority club

Clip from “Pattern or Practice”