Oakland, Calif. attorneys William Simpich Jr. and Katya Komisaruk have taken on their share of long-shot cases and won.

But their most recent — a federal class action that would hold the Central Intelligence Agency and the Department of Justice liable for the crack cocaine epidemic of the 1980s — makes their previous battles look easy.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]