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Washington: Tasered Trooper’s Tort Action Against State Patrol Not Barred By Exclusive Remedy Rule
Posted on 2 May 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

A Washington state appellate court held that the state’s exclusive remedy rule did not bar a trooper’s tort action alleging deliberate intentional infliction of “certain injury” sustained when he was “shot” with a Taser... Read More

Washington: Trooper May Proceed in Tort Against Employer for Taser Injury
Posted on 4 Dec 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

Acknowledging that in light of a decision by the Washington Supreme Court, it had erred in holding that the deliberate intention exception to workers’ compensation exclusivity was to be “liberally interpreted,” a state appellate court... Read More