Archive for the 'Taser Lawyers as experts' Category

USA – To tase or not to tase – Beloit, Michigan: Town makes taser-abuse settlement; Police praise tasers (2011-04-15)

Posted on April 14 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Following a $70,000 settlement in a videotaped police brutality case in which the taser was used against a woman suspect (not mentioned in the text), Beloit (pop. 38,000) taser instructor describes all the good news about tasers, and how his police force follows taser instruction. “only concern about the Tasers is that […]

USA – Cincinnatti, Ohio Investigator Who Cleared Deputies Has Ties To Taser; Attorney Has Worked In Past For Stun-Gun Maker (2011-03-10)

Posted on March 10 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Los Angeles attorney Mildred O’Linn  frequently presents herself as a use-of-force consultant and has been instrumental in quashing cases against police officers. It emerges that she is also a frequent legal counsel for TASER Inc. … ]] After an independent investigator found no reason to charge three sheriff’s deputies accused of using […]