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USA –Taser-Injured Trooper Washington State Will Take State to Trial (2014-05-02)

Posted on May 2 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Washington has ruled that a Washington state trooper who was injured in a 2007 mandatory training demonstration on Tasers can bring his workers’ compensation case to trial. The instructor used the Taser on every trainee for 1 to 5 seconds. The demonstration left Michael Michelbrink Jr incapacitated, as expected, but also with […]

USA – Kansas, Missouri man breaks ribs, clavicle after police use Taser on him (2012-01-02)

Posted on January 2 2013 by admin

[[Summary / Comments : A 49-yr-old man suffered multiple broken bones when he fell down stairs after officers used a Taser on him Tuesday night. He had pulled out a gun, threatened his family and come downstairs to the police twice, but refused to obey commands. The third time he was tasered and fell down […]