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Ohio Lawsuit: Stun Gun Use Led To Brain Damage
Posted on 2 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

COLUMBUS, Ohio - (AP) An Ohio man has filed a federal lawsuit accusing a police officer of using excessive force with a stun gun, leading to severe, disabling brain damage. The lawsuit on behalf of Matthew Hook was filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court... Read More

Family Of Dead Mexican Migrant Sues U.S. Government
Posted on 18 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SAN DIEGO - (AP) A wrongful death lawsuit against the federal government charges that a Mexican man was beaten by immigration agents before one of them fired a stun gun several times as he lie on the ground. The family of Anastacio Hernandez argues in... Read More

Dad Of Gas-Soaked Stun Gun Victim Sues Pennsylvania Police
Posted on 18 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PITTSBURGH - (AP) The father of a Pennsylvania man who had soaked himself in gasoline during a domestic dispute is suing the Pennsylvania State Police because his son caught fire and died when a trooper used a stun gun to subdue him. Shawn Mohney's... Read More