Archive for the 'Nudity at sports events' Category

USA – Coweta County, Georgia: Was a Taser necessary for high school streaker? (2012-11-15)

Posted on November 15 2012 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A blogger makes the simply point: why taser a young streaker ? AS harmless prank. Sixteen-year-old Gunner Cook was dared to strip to his boxers and sprint across the field during half-time? He did this and was about to be tasered, except the officer tripped. No “excessive force”, the police say. He […]

USA – Off-duty Evansville (Indiana) Police Department officer uses Taser on fake ID suspect (2011-11-26)

Posted on November 26 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY /COMMENTS: Does a young man using a fake ID to get into a bar justify the use of a taser? Police say 20-yr-old James Roberts tried to escape after being busted for using a fake ID and the officers followed protocol. “That is authorized. If you chase somebody, an officer can get hurt, the […]

USA – Naked Cincinnatti marathon runner gets tasered (2011-05-05)

Posted on May 5 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: The tasing of “streakers” and nude marathon runners raises a serious issue, as shown here. “Brett Henderson told The Urbana Daily Citizen he hadn’t expected to run naked, but when a pair of borrowed running shorts started slipping off, he wanted to try and finish the race. “I looked but couldn’t find […]