Archive for the 'SMP technologies (Taser-France)' Category

FRANCE – Espionnage de Besancenot: l’ex-distributeur du Taser rejugé en mars [Ex-TASER distributer in France to be re-tried in March 2014 for spying on Besancenot] (2013-09-20)

Posted on September 20 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : In January 2013, the ex-boss of TASER France was given a suspended sentence of 15 months in prison and 10,000 euros fine for spying on Olivier Besancenot, the leader of the the far-left French political party, the Nouveay Parti Anticapitaliste in 2007 and 2008. Mr Besancenot, citing Amnesty International research, had […]

FRANCE – L’ancien patron de Taser France condamné pour espionnage à l’encontre d’Olivier Besancenot (Ex-boss of TASER-France condemned for spying on Olivier Besancenot (2013-01-31)

Posted on January 31 2013 by admin

[[Summary / Comments: The boss of the French distributor of tasers – Antoine di Zazzo – is found guilty of illegally spying on the leader of the extreme-left party – the Nouveau parti anti-capitaliste – who, during the 2007 presidential campaign, stated that at least 54 Americans had died because of being tasered. Which is […]

FRANCE – French police cleared of Malian’s death after Taser shots (2012-10-15)

Posted on October 15 2012 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A French judge has absolved police of blame for the death of a Malian immigrant who was shot twice with a Taser gun, saying he died of a genetic blood disorder. A highly questionable conclusion, since the taser – that leaves no biotrace – could have precipitated the death – which can […]

FRANCE – Le Taser C2 n’est plus en vente libre [The taser is no longer on sale to the public … ] (2009-09-03)

Posted on September 7 2009 by admin

Cette arme, qui s’apparentait à celle utilisée par les forces de l’ordre, vient d’être classée en 4e catégorie. Le Taser C2, aussi baptisé Stoper C2, permet de neutraliser un individu à distance grâce à son impulsion électrique. Semblable au modèle utilisé par les policiers et les gendarmes, cette arme était pourtant jusqu’à présent en vente […]