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USA – Supreme Court orders reconsideration of taser death lawsuit (2014-05-21)

Posted on May 21 2014 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A brief overview of the case Baron Pikes, who was shot by police in Winnfield, Louisiana with a taser gun at least eight times over 14 minutes and later died of cardiac arrest. The U.S. Supreme Court has ordered the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals to reconsider a civil rights lawsuit filed […]