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BARBADOS : Taser call [following 2009 “accidental shooting” of an innocent man in a police station] (2011-11-21)

Posted on November 21 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY /COMMENTS: A case of drawing the wrong conclusion! Barbados currently has no police tasers – but a Coroner says they should, to avoid a repeat of the accidental shooting of  Hugh Austin Springer in a police station in 2009. But, we argue, the problem is the misuse of force, and tasers will nvite greater […]